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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 17 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 18 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.32% 6.67% 5.98%
As % of the General category 16.82% 7.75% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 9
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £72,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
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
107 142 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 67.30% 86.06% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 90 129 81
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £49,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 August 2015.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 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 14 (46.67%) Fixed Income
2 13 (43.33%) Low Latency
3 11 (36.67%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Python
4 10 (33.33%) UNIX
5 9 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (30.00%) Derivative
6 8 (26.67%) Perl
7 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) C++
8 6 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.67%) Market Making
9 5 (16.67%) GCC
9 5 (16.67%) GDB
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 4 (13.33%) Banking
11 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
11 3 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) Change Management
11 3 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
12 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) GCC
1 5 (16.67%) GDB
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.33%) JBehave
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Production Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) JMX
2 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.33%) WinForms
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) WPF
2 1 (3.33%) JPA
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Fixed Income
2 9 (30.00%) Derivative
2 9 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (6.67%) Equities
5 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Low Latency
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Market Making
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) EMIR
2 1 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase
2 1 (3.33%) Reuters
2 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.33%) Perforce