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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 34 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.77% 4.32% 3.77%
As % of the General category 4.80% 6.61% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £82,500 £72,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.68% +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
125 121 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 78.62% 65.41% 72.45%
Number of salaries quoted 104 80 144
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £103,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 12 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 11 (68.75%) Solaris
5 11 (68.75%) RMDS
5 11 (68.75%) 29West
5 11 (68.75%) Low Latency
5 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
6 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
6 5 (31.25%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Equities
7 4 (25.00%) Derivative
8 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (18.75%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (12.50%) System Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) Perl
9 2 (12.50%) VB
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Test Management
10 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 11 (68.75%) RMDS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JBehave
General
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
3 5 (31.25%) Equities
4 4 (25.00%) Derivative
5 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
1 11 (68.75%) Low Latency
2 3 (18.75%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) 29West