The table below looks at the statistics for the Front Office Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 183 215 245
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 73 109 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 1.07% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.12% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 55
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-59.28% +55.55%
Front Office Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front Office Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer across the City of London region.

Front Office Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Front Office Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title.

1 126 (100.00%) Front Office
2 86 (68.25%) Java
3 65 (51.59%) Finance
4 60 (47.62%) Banking
5 52 (41.27%) SQL
6 49 (38.89%) Mathematics
7 38 (30.16%) C#
8 36 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 32 (25.40%) Equities
9 32 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (23.81%) Python
11 27 (21.43%) Maven
12 25 (19.84%) Spring
12 25 (19.84%) Multithreading
13 24 (19.05%) .NET
14 22 (17.46%) OOD
14 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (17.46%) Concurrent Programming
15 21 (16.67%) C++
15 21 (16.67%) JUnit
16 20 (15.87%) JDBC
16 20 (15.87%) J2SE
16 20 (15.87%) Degree
16 20 (15.87%) Gradle
17 19 (15.08%) Investment Banking
17 19 (15.08%) WPF
17 19 (15.08%) Linux
18 17 (13.49%) Low Latency
19 13 (10.32%) Unix
20 12 (9.52%) Fixed Income

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.97%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) OpenLink RightAngle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
1 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.38%) Tick Data
4 2 (1.59%) KDB
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) Maven
2 21 (16.67%) JUnit
3 20 (15.87%) Gradle
4 9 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.56%) Subversion
6 4 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (100.00%) Front Office
2 65 (51.59%) Finance
3 60 (47.62%) Banking
4 19 (15.08%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.76%) Back Office
6 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.84%) Spring
2 24 (19.05%) .NET
3 20 (15.87%) J2SE
3 20 (15.87%) JDBC
4 19 (15.08%) WPF
5 8 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (5.56%) Reactive Extensions
6 7 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
7 6 (4.76%) STL
8 5 (3.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (3.97%) Esper
9 4 (3.17%) HTML
9 4 (3.17%) MAPI
9 4 (3.17%) Web Services
10 3 (2.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.38%) JMS
10 3 (2.38%) RESTful
10 3 (2.38%) WCF
11 2 (1.59%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 36 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (25.40%) Equities
4 12 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 12 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
6 9 (7.14%) Algorithms
6 9 (7.14%) Hedge funds
7 8 (6.35%) Derivative
8 7 (5.56%) Spread Betting
9 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.38%) Fintech
12 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.08%) Linux
2 13 (10.32%) Unix
3 4 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (19.84%) Multithreading
3 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.46%) Concurrent Programming
3 22 (17.46%) OOD
4 17 (13.49%) Low Latency
5 12 (9.52%) TDD
6 9 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 8 (6.35%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (6.35%) OO
8 7 (5.56%) MVVM
8 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.76%) High Availability
9 6 (4.76%) Logistics
9 6 (4.76%) SDLC
10 5 (3.97%) Analytics
11 4 (3.17%) Software Architecture
12 3 (2.38%) Investment Management
12 3 (2.38%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 86 (68.25%) Java
2 52 (41.27%) SQL
3 38 (30.16%) C#
4 30 (23.81%) Python
5 21 (16.67%) C++
6 9 (7.14%) Scala
7 8 (6.35%) VBA
8 5 (3.97%) C
9 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle
2 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.97%) StreamBase
3 5 (3.97%) Sybase
4 4 (3.17%) Currenex
5 3 (2.38%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.79%) Eze Castle Integration
6 1 (0.79%) OpenLink
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £830000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
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