The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 26 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.85% 6.81% 2.97%
As % of the General category 8.55% 11.40% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 3
Average salary £81,250 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,000 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
117 114 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 80.14% 59.69% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 108 83 150
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Front Office
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office.

1 20 (95.24%) Banking
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle
5 11 (52.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
6 10 (47.62%) Solaris
6 10 (47.62%) Equities
6 10 (47.62%) RMDS
6 10 (47.62%) 29West
6 10 (47.62%) Low Latency
7 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
8 8 (38.10%) QA
9 7 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
10 6 (28.57%) UNIX
11 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
11 5 (23.81%) System Testing
11 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
11 5 (23.81%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (19.05%) Derivative
13 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (14.29%) Perl
13 3 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
13 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (9.52%) JIRA
14 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
14 2 (9.52%) VB
14 2 (9.52%) Windows
14 2 (9.52%) Finance

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) RMDS
2 1 (4.76%) Global One
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.76%) JBehave
General
1 20 (95.24%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (47.62%) Equities
3 4 (19.05%) Derivative
4 3 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Solaris
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
1 10 (47.62%) Low Latency
2 7 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) System Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) 29West
3 1 (4.76%) SunGard
3 1 (4.76%) HP