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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 22 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 16 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.04% 0.81% 1.32%
As % of the General category 15.53% 1.37% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £90,000 £75,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +41.17%

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
103 73 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 51.76% 59.35% 61.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 39
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £95,000 £100,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
6 8 (34.78%) REST
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
6 8 (34.78%) Grunt
6 8 (34.78%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (34.78%) gulp
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 8 (34.78%) jspm
7 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) Selenium
8 5 (21.74%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
8 5 (21.74%) Kanban
8 5 (21.74%) Visualisation

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 2 (8.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) KDB
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (8.70%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Grunt
1 8 (34.78%) gulp
1 8 (34.78%) jspm
1 8 (34.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
2 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior QlikView Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
2 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
2 8 (34.78%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
3 5 (21.74%) React
4 4 (17.39%) LINQ
4 4 (17.39%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (17.39%) WCF
4 4 (17.39%) WPF
5 3 (13.04%) D3.js
5 3 (13.04%) DOM
5 3 (13.04%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
1 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
1 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 5 (21.74%) DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (21.74%) Kanban
3 5 (21.74%) Low Latency
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) SOLID
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) ES6
6 3 (13.04%) Groovy
6 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
7 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.70%) VBA
8 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
2 3 (13.04%) ION Trading
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Solace
2 3 (13.04%) Sybase
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Infoblox
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Veritas
3 2 (8.70%) VMware