The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 75 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 232 580 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.69% 5.52% 5.66%
As % of the General category 6.11% 9.34% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 205 504 603
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -15.55%
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3798 6210 7246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.40% 59.15% 58.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3457 5224 5933
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front Office
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 across the City of London region.

Front Office Salary Trend in the City of London

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 354 (60.41%) Finance
2 232 (39.59%) SQL
3 183 (31.23%) Java
4 172 (29.35%) Banking
5 117 (19.97%) C#
6 116 (19.80%) Fixed Income
7 110 (18.77%) Mathematics
8 108 (18.43%) Degree
8 108 (18.43%) Equities
9 102 (17.41%) C++
9 102 (17.41%) Python
10 100 (17.06%) Linux
11 94 (16.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 93 (15.87%) Derivative
12 93 (15.87%) Multithreading
13 88 (15.02%) Advertising
13 88 (15.02%) Investment Management
14 87 (14.85%) .NET
15 82 (13.99%) Unix
16 76 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
17 70 (11.95%) SQL Server
18 65 (11.09%) Investment Banking
19 59 (10.07%) Wealth Management
20 56 (9.56%) Asset Management
21 55 (9.39%) Back Office
22 54 (9.22%) MS Excel
23 50 (8.53%) OOD
24 48 (8.19%) Spring
24 48 (8.19%) FIX Protocol
25 46 (7.85%) Hedge funds

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (2.05%) IIS
2 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.17%) GemFire
5 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 54 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.05%) MS Project
3 8 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.85%) MS Office
5 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.58%) thinkFolio
2 13 (2.22%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.19%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.85%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.51%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.34%) Endur
6 2 (0.34%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.17%) Decalog
7 1 (0.17%) Eikon
7 1 (0.17%) HiInvest
7 1 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.51%) WebEx
2 2 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.17%) DHCP
3 1 (0.17%) Skype
3 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.19%) QlikView
10 7 (1.19%) Redis
11 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.85%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.68%) Big Data
14 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.51%) Qlik Sense
14 3 (0.51%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (7.51%) Maven
2 37 (6.31%) JUnit
3 35 (5.97%) Gradle
4 25 (4.27%) JIRA
5 10 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.54%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.19%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.02%) Subversion
9 5 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.68%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.51%) Ant
11 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.34%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.34%) JProfiler
12 2 (0.34%) Liquibase
12 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 354 (60.41%) Finance
2 172 (29.35%) Banking
3 88 (15.02%) Advertising
4 65 (11.09%) Investment Banking
5 55 (9.39%) Back Office
6 17 (2.90%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.37%) Retail
8 5 (0.85%) Legal
9 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.34%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 293 (50.00%) Developer
2 163 (27.82%) Analyst
3 129 (22.01%) Java Developer
4 90 (15.36%) Front Office Developer
5 73 (12.46%) Business Analyst
6 69 (11.77%) Senior Developer
7 68 (11.60%) C# Developer
8 51 (8.70%) Applications Support
9 45 (7.68%) Support Analyst
10 42 (7.17%) C++ Developer
11 41 (7.00%) Python Developer
12 39 (6.66%) .NET Developer
13 35 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
14 34 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
15 29 (4.95%) Front Office Business Analyst
16 25 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
16 25 (4.27%) Project Manager
17 23 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
18 21 (3.58%) Test Analyst
19 20 (3.41%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (14.85%) .NET
2 48 (8.19%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (8.19%) Spring
3 35 (5.97%) ASP.NET
3 35 (5.97%) J2SE
3 35 (5.97%) JDBC
4 30 (5.12%) STL
5 27 (4.61%) WPF
6 26 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.10%) XML
8 19 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (3.24%) Esper
8 19 (3.24%) WCF
9 15 (2.56%) .NET Framework
9 15 (2.56%) jQuery
9 15 (2.56%) WinForms
10 14 (2.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (2.05%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (2.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.80%) Fixed Income
2 110 (18.77%) Mathematics
3 108 (18.43%) Equities
4 94 (16.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 93 (15.87%) Derivative
6 46 (7.85%) Hedge funds
7 31 (5.29%) Algorithms
8 29 (4.95%) Computer Science
9 25 (4.27%) Data Structures
10 22 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (3.24%) Equity Derivative
12 15 (2.56%) Physics
13 14 (2.39%) Management Information System
13 14 (2.39%) Visualisation
14 13 (2.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 10 (1.71%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.37%) Fintech
16 8 (1.37%) Grid Computing
16 8 (1.37%) Statistics
17 6 (1.02%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 100 (17.06%) Linux
2 82 (13.99%) Unix
3 30 (5.12%) Windows
4 10 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (15.87%) Multithreading
2 88 (15.02%) Investment Management
3 76 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (10.07%) Wealth Management
5 56 (9.56%) Asset Management
6 50 (8.53%) OOD
7 41 (7.00%) Project Management
8 39 (6.66%) SDLC
9 35 (5.97%) Business Analysis
9 35 (5.97%) Low Latency
9 35 (5.97%) MVC
10 31 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (5.12%) PRINCE2
12 29 (4.95%) Concurrent Programming
12 29 (4.95%) ITIL
12 29 (4.95%) Risk Management
13 28 (4.78%) OO
14 25 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (4.10%) Analytics
15 24 (4.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 232 (39.59%) SQL
2 183 (31.23%) Java
3 117 (19.97%) C#
4 102 (17.41%) C++
4 102 (17.41%) Python
5 46 (7.85%) JavaScript
6 30 (5.12%) VBA
7 23 (3.92%) C
8 20 (3.41%) VB
9 18 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.71%) Perl
12 8 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.85%) R
15 4 (0.68%) VB6
16 3 (0.51%) Scala
17 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 108 (18.43%) Degree
2 26 (4.44%) PMP
3 24 (4.10%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (1.71%) ISEB
6 4 (0.68%) PhD
7 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) CISA
8 1 (0.17%) CISM
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) CRISC
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.73%) MiFID
2 9 (1.54%) QA
3 4 (0.68%) EMIR
4 3 (0.51%) Basel III
4 3 (0.51%) FATCA
4 3 (0.51%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (7.51%) Oracle
2 43 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.75%) Bloomberg
4 20 (3.41%) Charles River
5 19 (3.24%) StreamBase
6 15 (2.56%) ION Trading
7 14 (2.39%) Sybase
8 13 (2.22%) SimCorp
9 9 (1.54%) Currenex
10 8 (1.37%) OpenLink
10 8 (1.37%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.19%) Eze Castle Integration
12 6 (1.02%) Calypso
12 6 (1.02%) Murex
12 6 (1.02%) Reuters
12 6 (1.02%) Trayport
13 5 (0.85%) FXall
13 5 (0.85%) HP
14 4 (0.68%) Fidessa
14 4 (0.68%) Tableau
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago