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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 22 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.36% 7.64% -
As % of the General category 12.09% 11.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £110,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.52%
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
91 94 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.60% 65.28% 68.06%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 42
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £96,500 £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 8 December 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 12 (75.00%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) KDB
4 5 (31.25%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) Grunt
4 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
4 5 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (31.25%) gulp
4 5 (31.25%) jspm
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) KDB
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Grunt
1 5 (31.25%) gulp
1 5 (31.25%) jspm
1 5 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Java Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) D3.js
3 3 (18.75%) DOM
3 3 (18.75%) LESS
3 3 (18.75%) Sass
3 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) React
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
3 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) SOLID
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) ES6
4 3 (18.75%) Groovy
4 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (18.75%) ION Trading
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Solace
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas
3 2 (12.50%) VMware