Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs with Work from Home Options

Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 291 473 430
Rank change year-on-year +182 -43 -9
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 350 208 478
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.04% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 1.23% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 324 187 312
10th Percentile £52,500 £54,750 £67,750
25th Percentile £75,000 £73,500 £85,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £112,500 £95,000 £117,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.42% -19.15% +44.62%
75th Percentile £142,500 £115,625 £140,938
90th Percentile £165,000 £137,500 £218,750
UK median annual salary £111,250 £100,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% -9.09% +22.22%

All Generic Skills
Work from Home

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,954 16,879 30,585
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 35.38% 38.64% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9,220 12,032 16,668
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% - +13.04%
75th Percentile £78,253 £86,250 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £106,250 £100,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Foreign Exchange (FX) trend for jobs with a WFH option

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Foreign Exchange (FX).

Foreign Exchange (FX) salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Foreign Exchange (FX) salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 150 (42.86%) Apache Airflow
2 137 (39.14%) Apache
3 8 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 239 (68.29%) AWS
2 134 (38.29%) dbt
3 132 (37.71%) GCP
4 122 (34.86%) Snowflake
5 78 (22.29%) Azure
6 14 (4.00%) Power Platform
7 11 (3.14%) Azure DevOps
7 11 (3.14%) Power Automate
8 7 (2.00%) PowerApps
8 7 (2.00%) WhatsApp
9 5 (1.43%) Azure Service Bus
10 4 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.14%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (1.14%) SaaS
10 4 (1.14%) Serverless
11 3 (0.86%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.57%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (0.57%) Azure Key Vault
13 1 (0.29%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.00%) OpenVPN
2 6 (1.71%) 3G
2 6 (1.71%) 4G
2 6 (1.71%) LTE
2 6 (1.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.71%) VSAT
2 6 (1.71%) Wireless
3 4 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) DHCP
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) NAS
4 1 (0.29%) SAN
4 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (38.29%) Amazon Athena
1 134 (38.29%) Apache Arrow
1 134 (38.29%) Apache Ignite
1 134 (38.29%) Dremio
2 122 (34.86%) Data Lake
3 12 (3.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.71%) Power BI
5 5 (1.43%) DB2
5 5 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.43%) Redis
6 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.29%) Metadata
6 1 (0.29%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 5 (1.43%) JIRA
2 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.86%) Protractor
3 2 (0.57%) Git
4 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.29%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 293 (83.71%) Finance
2 224 (64.00%) Front Office
3 141 (40.29%) Banking
4 134 (38.29%) Investment Banking
5 55 (15.71%) Social Skills
6 40 (11.43%) Back Office
7 17 (4.86%) Financial Institution
8 15 (4.29%) Law
9 14 (4.00%) Aerospace
9 14 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (1.71%) Military
10 6 (1.71%) Retail
11 5 (1.43%) Games
11 5 (1.43%) Marketing
12 4 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (1.14%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 2 (0.57%) Legal
15 1 (0.29%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 162 (46.29%) Developer
2 135 (38.57%) Software Engineer
3 122 (34.86%) Senior
4 96 (27.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 88 (25.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 85 (24.29%) Senior Developer
7 75 (21.43%) Lead
8 60 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 55 (15.71%) Python Engineer
9 55 (15.71%) Python Software Engineer
10 48 (13.71%) Lead Developer
11 47 (13.43%) .NET Developer
12 45 (12.86%) Java Developer
12 45 (12.86%) Senior .NET Developer
13 43 (12.29%) Software Developer
14 42 (12.00%) .NET Software Engineer
14 42 (12.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
15 40 (11.43%) .NET Software Developer
15 40 (11.43%) Senior .NET Software Developer
16 39 (11.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (42.86%) gRPC
1 150 (42.86%) Pandas
1 150 (42.86%) Protocol Buffers
2 134 (38.29%) NumPy
2 134 (38.29%) SciPy
3 78 (22.29%) AngularJS
4 72 (20.57%) React
5 62 (17.71%) .NET
6 56 (16.00%) Vue
7 47 (13.43%) Redux
8 33 (9.43%) ASP.NET
9 31 (8.86%) .NET Core
10 28 (8.00%) ASP.NET Core
11 17 (4.86%) HTML
12 16 (4.57%) CSS
12 16 (4.57%) Material-UI
13 15 (4.29%) Spring
13 15 (4.29%) Spring Boot
14 12 (3.43%) Hibernate
15 11 (3.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 230 (65.71%) Equities
2 226 (64.57%) Fixed Income
3 224 (64.00%) Derivative
4 211 (60.29%) Hedge funds
5 27 (7.71%) Product Ownership
6 9 (2.57%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.71%) Pricing Data
9 5 (1.43%) Onboarding
10 4 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.14%) Distributed Systems
10 4 (1.14%) Ray Tracing
10 4 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.57%) FPGA
11 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.29%) Contract for Difference
12 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.29%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.86%) Linux
2 9 (2.57%) Windows
3 7 (2.00%) CentOS
4 5 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.57%) Unix
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (64.57%) Asset Management
2 217 (62.00%) Software Engineering
3 212 (60.57%) Agile
4 192 (54.86%) Investment Management
5 65 (18.57%) Line Management
6 64 (18.29%) Analytics
7 52 (14.86%) Greeks
8 35 (10.00%) Product Management
9 32 (9.14%) Fintech
10 30 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
10 30 (8.57%) Machine Learning
10 30 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (6.86%) Low Latency
12 20 (5.71%) Front End Development
12 20 (5.71%) Full Stack Development
13 19 (5.43%) DevOps
14 16 (4.57%) Computer Science
15 15 (4.29%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.00%) Change Control
16 14 (4.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 242 (69.14%) Python
2 208 (59.43%) JavaScript
3 204 (58.29%) TypeScript
4 178 (50.86%) Java
5 86 (24.57%) SQL
6 84 (24.00%) C#
7 15 (4.29%) C++
8 12 (3.43%) Ruby
8 12 (3.43%) Scala
9 7 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.14%) C
11 3 (0.86%) Erlang
11 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (8.29%) Degree
2 9 (2.57%) Master's Degree
3 6 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.71%) GCSC
4 4 (1.14%) ACCA
4 4 (1.14%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.14%) CIMA
5 2 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.86%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.86%) SLA
3 6 (1.71%) QA
4 2 (0.57%) SEPA
5 1 (0.29%) P3O
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) SOC 1
System Software
1 19 (5.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.14%) SAP
3 7 (2.00%) HP
4 6 (1.71%) Cisco
5 4 (1.14%) Murex
6 1 (0.29%) Liquidlogic
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle
6 1 (0.29%) Planview
6 1 (0.29%) Solace
6 1 (0.29%) VMware