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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 22 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.94% 7.56% 4.21%
As % of the General category 10.00% 11.71% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £102,500 £60,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £54,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £70,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -27.61%
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
80 111 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 49.38% 64.53% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 78 147
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -26.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,908
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%

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 24 May 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) C
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) KDB
3 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (12.50%) Derivative
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (12.50%) sed

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 (12.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) sed
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com