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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 30 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.96% 1.40% 1.85%
As % of the General category 3.03% 1.77% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £85,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.94% +61.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
99 113 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 64.71% 79.02% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 74 102 115
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) 29West
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) RMDS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) 29West