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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - 32 30
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 2.40% 3.80%
As % of the General category - 3.92% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £37,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
14 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.56% 61.08% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 71 119
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £100,000 £100,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (46.67%) Fixed Income
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Electronic Trading
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) Banking
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Support
3 4 (26.67%) FX Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Support
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (46.67%) Fixed Income
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) MiFID
1 1 (6.67%) QA