The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 22 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.61% 6.45% 3.25%
As % of the General category 5.00% 10.00% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Median salary £105,000 £75,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
Front Office
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 100 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.17% 64.52% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 82 110
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £27,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) KDB
3 9 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Games
7 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) ITIL
9 1 (8.33%) C#
9 1 (8.33%) Windows
9 1 (8.33%) MCSE
9 1 (8.33%) SLA
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Citrix
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (8.33%) Derivative
9 1 (8.33%) JIRA
9 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) KDB
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) ION Trading
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com