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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 69 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 258 541 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.10% 5.22% 5.36%
As % of the General category 6.82% 8.95% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 231 476 605
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -20.00%
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
3783 6043 7683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.11% 58.32% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 5039 6386
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
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 1 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 1 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.

1 376 (59.97%) Finance
2 239 (38.12%) SQL
3 211 (33.65%) Java
4 207 (33.01%) Banking
5 123 (19.62%) C#
6 122 (19.46%) Mathematics
7 118 (18.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 114 (18.18%) Fixed Income
9 111 (17.70%) Equities
10 109 (17.38%) C++
11 105 (16.75%) Linux
11 105 (16.75%) Python
11 105 (16.75%) Degree
12 104 (16.59%) Multithreading
13 95 (15.15%) Investment Management
14 94 (14.99%) Derivative
14 94 (14.99%) Advertising
14 94 (14.99%) .NET
15 89 (14.19%) Unix
16 88 (14.04%) Investment Banking
17 83 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
18 68 (10.85%) SQL Server
18 68 (10.85%) Asset Management
19 66 (10.53%) Back Office
20 61 (9.73%) MS Excel
21 60 (9.57%) Spring
21 60 (9.57%) Wealth Management
22 57 (9.09%) OOD
23 49 (7.81%) JavaScript
23 49 (7.81%) Maven

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 11 (1.75%) IIS
2 6 (0.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.16%) GemFire
5 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 61 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.59%) MS Project
3 5 (0.80%) MS Office
4 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (4.63%) thinkFolio
2 16 (2.55%) Markit EDM
3 9 (1.44%) SimCorp Dimension
4 8 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.80%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.48%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.48%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.32%) Decalog
7 2 (0.32%) Endur
7 2 (0.32%) HiInvest
8 1 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.16%) Eikon
8 1 (0.16%) RMDS
8 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.32%) DNS
2 2 (0.32%) WebEx
3 1 (0.16%) DHCP
3 1 (0.16%) Skype
3 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.87%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.28%) Redis
9 7 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.96%) Big Data
10 6 (0.96%) QlikView
11 5 (0.80%) KDB
11 5 (0.80%) Sybase IQ
12 4 (0.64%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.48%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 49 (7.81%) Maven
2 42 (6.70%) JUnit
3 40 (6.38%) Gradle
4 25 (3.99%) JIRA
5 9 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.44%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.12%) CruiseControl
7 6 (0.96%) Subversion
8 5 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.32%) Ant
10 2 (0.32%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.32%) JProfiler
10 2 (0.32%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.16%) NUnit
11 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 376 (59.97%) Finance
2 207 (33.01%) Banking
3 94 (14.99%) Advertising
4 88 (14.04%) Investment Banking
5 66 (10.53%) Back Office
6 19 (3.03%) Retail
7 13 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.64%) International Banking
8 4 (0.64%) Legal
8 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.32%) Games
9 2 (0.32%) Law
9 2 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 322 (51.36%) Developer
2 162 (25.84%) Analyst
3 149 (23.76%) Java Developer
4 104 (16.59%) Front Office Developer
5 82 (13.08%) Senior Developer
6 75 (11.96%) C# Developer
7 74 (11.80%) Business Analyst
8 51 (8.13%) Applications Support
9 47 (7.50%) Support Analyst
10 43 (6.86%) .NET Developer
11 42 (6.70%) Python Developer
12 41 (6.54%) C++ Developer
12 41 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
13 38 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 28 (4.47%) Senior C# Developer
15 26 (4.15%) Front Office Business Analyst
16 25 (3.99%) Applications Support Analyst
17 22 (3.51%) Project Manager
18 21 (3.35%) Test Analyst
19 20 (3.19%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (14.99%) .NET
2 60 (9.57%) Spring
3 48 (7.66%) FIX Protocol
4 41 (6.54%) J2SE
5 40 (6.38%) JDBC
6 35 (5.58%) ASP.NET
7 31 (4.94%) WPF
8 29 (4.63%) STL
9 26 (4.15%) AngularJS
10 23 (3.67%) XML
11 20 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (3.19%) Esper
12 19 (3.03%) WCF
13 17 (2.71%) jQuery
14 16 (2.55%) .NET Framework
15 15 (2.39%) WinForms
16 14 (2.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 13 (2.07%) HTML
18 12 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (1.91%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 122 (19.46%) Mathematics
2 118 (18.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 114 (18.18%) Fixed Income
4 111 (17.70%) Equities
5 94 (14.99%) Derivative
6 47 (7.50%) Hedge funds
7 35 (5.58%) Algorithms
8 31 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (4.78%) Data Structures
10 27 (4.31%) Computer Science
11 20 (3.19%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (2.55%) Management Information System
13 13 (2.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 13 (2.07%) Physics
14 10 (1.59%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.59%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.59%) Visualisation
15 9 (1.44%) Market Risk
16 8 (1.28%) Fintech
17 7 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 105 (16.75%) Linux
2 89 (14.19%) Unix
3 29 (4.63%) Windows
4 8 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (16.59%) Multithreading
2 95 (15.15%) Investment Management
3 83 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (10.85%) Asset Management
5 60 (9.57%) Wealth Management
6 57 (9.09%) OOD
7 43 (6.86%) Low Latency
8 42 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (6.70%) SDLC
9 41 (6.54%) Concurrent Programming
9 41 (6.54%) Project Management
10 36 (5.74%) Business Analysis
11 35 (5.58%) MVC
12 33 (5.26%) TDD
13 32 (5.10%) Electronic Trading
13 32 (5.10%) OO
14 30 (4.78%) Risk Management
15 29 (4.63%) Data Management
15 29 (4.63%) ITIL
15 29 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (38.12%) SQL
2 211 (33.65%) Java
3 123 (19.62%) C#
4 109 (17.38%) C++
5 105 (16.75%) Python
6 49 (7.81%) JavaScript
7 24 (3.83%) C
8 23 (3.67%) VBA
9 17 (2.71%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.55%) VB
11 10 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.12%) Perl
12 7 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.80%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.80%) R
13 5 (0.80%) Scala
14 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.64%) VB6
15 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (16.75%) Degree
2 24 (3.83%) PMI Certification
2 24 (3.83%) PMP
3 11 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (1.59%) ISEB
5 4 (0.64%) PhD
6 3 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.16%) CISA
7 1 (0.16%) CISM
7 1 (0.16%) CISSP
7 1 (0.16%) CRISC
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.71%) MiFID
2 9 (1.44%) QA
3 7 (1.12%) EMIR
4 6 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.80%) Basel III
5 5 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.48%) FATCA
7 3 (0.48%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.48%) SLA
8 2 (0.32%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.02%) Oracle
3 25 (3.99%) Bloomberg
4 20 (3.19%) Charles River
4 20 (3.19%) StreamBase
5 17 (2.71%) Sybase
6 14 (2.23%) SimCorp
6 14 (2.23%) TIBCO
7 12 (1.91%) ION Trading
8 11 (1.75%) Murex
9 9 (1.44%) Calypso
9 9 (1.44%) Currenex
10 8 (1.28%) Eze Castle Integration
10 8 (1.28%) OpenLink
11 6 (0.96%) Reuters
11 6 (0.96%) SAP
11 6 (0.96%) Trayport
12 5 (0.80%) FXall
13 4 (0.64%) Fidessa
14 3 (0.48%) SunGard
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
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