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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 17 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 15 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.20% 6.94% 6.56%
As % of the General category 15.31% 8.93% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Average salary £90,000 £81,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £72,500 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £85,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
98 112 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 66.67% 77.78% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 80
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £66,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 27 August 2015.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 16 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 16 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 9 (28.13%) UNIX
5 9 (28.13%) Derivative
6 8 (25.00%) Perl
7 7 (21.88%) OO
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) C++
8 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (15.63%) GCC
9 5 (15.63%) GDB
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Market Making
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
11 3 (9.38%) QA
11 3 (9.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (6.25%) Equities
12 2 (6.25%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) GCC
1 5 (15.63%) GDB
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.13%) JBehave
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.25%) QA Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) JMS
1 1 (3.13%) JMX
1 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
1 1 (3.13%) JPA
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
1 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
1 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (28.13%) Derivative
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Equities
6 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) UNIX
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.88%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (15.63%) Market Making
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) SDLC
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
9 1 (3.13%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) C++
4 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) EMIR
2 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Reuters
2 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.13%) Perforce