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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 48 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 280 403 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.27% 5.94% 4.77%
As % of the General category 9.41% 9.63% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 356 472
Median salary £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +25.88%
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
2976 4183 6154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 55.96% 61.61% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2680 3717 5325
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 9 December 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 9 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 City of London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 358 (68.32%) Finance
2 250 (47.71%) SQL
3 219 (41.79%) Banking
4 195 (37.21%) Java
5 129 (24.62%) Degree
6 122 (23.28%) C#
7 109 (20.80%) Python
8 104 (19.85%) Fixed Income
9 100 (19.08%) Linux
10 95 (18.13%) Derivative
11 93 (17.75%) Electronic Trading
12 92 (17.56%) Mathematics
13 87 (16.60%) Multithreading
14 84 (16.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 82 (15.65%) OOD
16 78 (14.89%) C++
17 71 (13.55%) Computer Science
18 67 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
18 67 (12.79%) Equities
19 66 (12.60%) Unix
20 64 (12.21%) .NET
21 58 (11.07%) Low Latency
22 55 (10.50%) Spring
23 51 (9.73%) SQL Server
24 50 (9.54%) Maven
24 50 (9.54%) FIX Protocol
25 48 (9.16%) Oracle
26 47 (8.97%) Asset Management
26 47 (8.97%) Hedge funds
27 46 (8.78%) Investment Banking

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 15 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.91%) Jetty
3 8 (1.53%) Apache
3 8 (1.53%) IIS
4 7 (1.34%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.15%) Confluence
6 5 (0.95%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.38%) IPython
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (3.24%) thinkFolio
2 10 (1.91%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.95%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.76%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 4 (0.76%) Eze OMS
5 3 (0.57%) Endur
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.19%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.76%) GitHub
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.57%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (0.57%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (0.57%) DEFINITY
1 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
1 3 (0.57%) Wireless
2 2 (0.38%) DNS
2 2 (0.38%) FTP
3 1 (0.19%) DHCP
3 1 (0.19%) DSL
3 1 (0.19%) LDAP
3 1 (0.19%) SAN
3 1 (0.19%) SSL
3 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.01%) Hadoop
3 17 (3.24%) Big Data
4 12 (2.29%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.34%) KDB
7 7 (1.34%) Redis
8 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.95%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.38%) DB2
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (9.54%) Maven
2 41 (7.82%) Gradle
3 39 (7.44%) JUnit
4 25 (4.77%) NUnit
5 8 (1.53%) JIRA
6 6 (1.15%) Ant
6 6 (1.15%) FishEye
6 6 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.15%) Selenium
6 6 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.76%) FitNesse
7 4 (0.76%) Moq
8 2 (0.38%) Subversion
9 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.19%) MSTest
9 1 (0.19%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.19%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 358 (68.32%) Finance
2 219 (41.79%) Banking
3 46 (8.78%) Investment Banking
4 41 (7.82%) Back Office
5 34 (6.49%) Advertising
6 21 (4.01%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.95%) Games
9 4 (0.76%) Retail
10 3 (0.57%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 311 (59.35%) Developer
2 159 (30.34%) Java Developer
3 128 (24.43%) Front Office Developer
4 107 (20.42%) Senior Developer
5 105 (20.04%) Analyst
6 78 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 73 (13.93%) C# Developer
8 67 (12.79%) Business Analyst
9 38 (7.25%) C++ Developer
10 37 (7.06%) Python Developer
11 28 (5.34%) Applications Support
11 28 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
12 27 (5.15%) Quantitative Developer
13 25 (4.77%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
14 23 (4.39%) Junior
15 21 (4.01%) C# WPF Developer
15 21 (4.01%) WPF Developer
16 20 (3.82%) Junior Developer
16 20 (3.82%) Senior WPF Developer
17 19 (3.63%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (12.21%) .NET
2 55 (10.50%) Spring
3 50 (9.54%) FIX Protocol
4 39 (7.44%) J2SE
5 38 (7.25%) JDBC
5 38 (7.25%) WPF
6 28 (5.34%) XML
7 24 (4.58%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.58%) JMS
7 24 (4.58%) Rendezvous
8 22 (4.20%) TIBCO EMS
9 19 (3.63%) ASP.NET
9 19 (3.63%) WCF
10 18 (3.44%) HTML
11 16 (3.05%) Web Services
12 13 (2.48%) Hibernate
12 13 (2.48%) HTML5
13 12 (2.29%) Ultra Messaging
14 11 (2.10%) JPA
14 11 (2.10%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 104 (19.85%) Fixed Income
2 95 (18.13%) Derivative
3 92 (17.56%) Mathematics
4 84 (16.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 71 (13.55%) Computer Science
6 67 (12.79%) Equities
7 47 (8.97%) Hedge funds
8 33 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (4.58%) Physics
10 20 (3.82%) Algorithms
11 16 (3.05%) Equity Derivative
11 16 (3.05%) Market Risk
12 13 (2.48%) Visualisation
13 12 (2.29%) OTC Derivatives
14 10 (1.91%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.91%) Fintech
15 9 (1.72%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.53%) Data Structures
16 8 (1.53%) N-Tier
17 6 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 100 (19.08%) Linux
2 66 (12.60%) Unix
3 34 (6.49%) Windows
4 9 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.34%) CentOS
7 4 (0.76%) Solaris
8 3 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.75%) Electronic Trading
2 87 (16.60%) Multithreading
3 82 (15.65%) OOD
4 67 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (11.07%) Low Latency
6 47 (8.97%) Asset Management
7 45 (8.59%) Analytics
8 43 (8.21%) Risk Management
9 37 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (6.68%) Project Management
11 34 (6.49%) Investment Management
12 31 (5.92%) OO
13 30 (5.73%) Business Analysis
14 27 (5.15%) Mentoring
15 24 (4.58%) MVVM
16 23 (4.39%) SDLC
17 21 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
19 18 (3.44%) Concurrent Programming
19 18 (3.44%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 250 (47.71%) SQL
2 195 (37.21%) Java
3 122 (23.28%) C#
4 109 (20.80%) Python
5 78 (14.89%) C++
6 39 (7.44%) VBA
7 28 (5.34%) Scala
8 20 (3.82%) JavaScript
8 20 (3.82%) VB
9 19 (3.63%) PL/SQL
10 16 (3.05%) C
11 15 (2.86%) Perl
12 11 (2.10%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.53%) Haskell
13 8 (1.53%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.15%) R
15 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 129 (24.62%) Degree
2 11 (2.10%) PhD
3 9 (1.72%) Postgraduate
4 6 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.15%) PMP
5 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.57%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.53%) QA
2 22 (4.20%) MiFID
3 3 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.57%) EMIR
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.38%) FATCA
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) COREP
5 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.19%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (1.34%) Docker
2 5 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.53%) ITRS Geneos
1 8 (1.53%) Puppet
2 7 (1.34%) Ansible
3 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.19%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (9.16%) Oracle
2 30 (5.73%) Sybase
2 30 (5.73%) TIBCO
3 27 (5.15%) Bloomberg
4 24 (4.58%) Charles River
5 21 (4.01%) ION Trading
6 15 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.29%) SimCorp
8 11 (2.10%) Murex
9 10 (1.91%) Eze Castle Integration
10 6 (1.15%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.15%) Reuters
11 5 (0.95%) Fidessa
11 5 (0.95%) OpenLink
12 4 (0.76%) Eze Software Group
12 4 (0.76%) StatPro
12 4 (0.76%) StreamBase
12 4 (0.76%) Sun
13 3 (0.57%) Forcepoint
13 3 (0.57%) Sophos
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