The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 29 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.15% 21.60% 10.86%
As % of the General category 2.84% 27.34% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 42
Average salary £75,000 £87,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £100,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 128 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.81% 79.01% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 127 107 303
Average salary £69,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Front Office
London

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (60.00%) C++
1 9 (60.00%) OO
1 9 (60.00%) Derivative
1 9 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) WinForms
4 4 (26.67%) Equities
4 4 (26.67%) MVVM
5 1 (6.67%) PhD
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (26.67%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Quantitative Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) GUI Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Quantitative Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) WPF
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Derivative
1 9 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (26.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft