The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 104 112 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.35% 0.96%
As % of the General category 1.35% 0.88% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 14
Average salary £100,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+185.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
813 684 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.82% 39.33% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 730 496 490
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Front Office
West Midlands

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Front Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Birmingham region.

Front Office Salary Trend in Birmingham

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 17 (47.22%) Sybase
2 17 (47.22%) UNIX
3 13 (36.11%) MS Office
4 11 (30.56%) ITIL
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (30.56%) VBScript
4 11 (30.56%) Windows
4 11 (30.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (30.56%) Python
4 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
4 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Equities
5 10 (27.78%) Algorithmic Trading
5 10 (27.78%) Electronic Trading
5 10 (27.78%) Capacity Management
6 9 (25.00%) Banking
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) ETRM
7 8 (22.22%) Reuters
7 8 (22.22%) Bloomberg
8 6 (16.67%) Big Data
8 6 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
8 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 6 (16.67%) Analytics
8 6 (16.67%) Business Development
9 5 (13.89%) Release Management
9 5 (13.89%) Control-M

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
1 12 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 11 (30.56%) Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
7 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 11 (30.56%) Equities
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Economics
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) UNIX
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Algorithmic Trading
2 10 (27.78%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (27.78%) Capacity Management
3 8 (22.22%) ETRM
4 6 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 6 (16.67%) Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) Business Development
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Content Management
7 2 (5.56%) Document Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) VBScript
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Control-M
1 5 (13.89%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
1 17 (47.22%) Sybase
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Reuters
3 8 (22.22%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.78%) BMC
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 26 days ago