The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 114 113 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 12 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.70% 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.27% 1.39% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £70,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.09%
Front Office
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
944 1083 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.34% 50.65% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 775 941 545
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 August 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) UNIX
2 9 (36.00%) Business Development
2 9 (36.00%) Big Data
2 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Transformation
2 9 (36.00%) Analytics
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Equities
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (24.00%) Sybase
5 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (24.00%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (24.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (20.00%) SaaS
6 5 (20.00%) Social Media
6 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Economics
8 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Content Management
8 3 (12.00%) Document Management

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) KDB
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Technical Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Digital Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) Management Consultant
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Digital Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) JMS
1 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Equities
2 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (20.00%) Social Media
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Economics
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Development
1 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 9 (36.00%) Business Transformation
1 9 (36.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (24.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Content Management
4 3 (12.00%) Document Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) ETRM
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Netcool
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Reuters
4 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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