The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
UK / England
Rank 267 208 205
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -3
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 871 1490 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.59% 1.59%
As % of the General category 2.71% 3.62% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1235 1352
Median salary £79,250 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £94,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £58,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +38.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32181 41150 42586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.36% 43.91% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26130 34035 34506
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in England

Front Office
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the England region.

Front Office Salary Trend in England

Front Office
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Front Office Salary Histogram in England

Front Office
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 838 £80,000 +10.34% 122
South West +39 18 £32,500 - 1
South East -26 10 £35,000 -56.25% 2
East of England +16 2 £67,500 +68.75% 2
East Midlands -1 2 - -
North West -13 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1115 (56.14%) Finance
2 763 (38.42%) SQL
3 675 (33.99%) Banking
4 605 (30.46%) Java
5 545 (27.44%) C#
6 398 (20.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 382 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 357 (17.98%) Derivative
9 354 (17.82%) Degree
10 309 (15.56%) Linux
11 304 (15.31%) Python
12 303 (15.26%) Investment Banking
13 302 (15.21%) Fixed Income
14 295 (14.85%) .NET
15 294 (14.80%) Unix
16 270 (13.60%) SQL Server
17 261 (13.14%) Equities
17 261 (13.14%) Multithreading
18 253 (12.74%) C++
19 244 (12.29%) Electronic Trading
20 232 (11.68%) Low Latency
21 230 (11.58%) Back Office
22 219 (11.03%) Oracle
23 210 (10.57%) Computer Science
24 197 (9.92%) Investment Management
25 181 (9.11%) Business Analysis
26 180 (9.06%) VBA
27 177 (8.91%) Risk Management
28 176 (8.86%) FIX Protocol
28 176 (8.86%) Analytical Skills

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (2.27%) IIS
2 44 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 33 (1.66%) Apache
4 31 (1.56%) Confluence
5 21 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 19 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 18 (0.91%) Jetty
8 16 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.76%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.70%) MQSeries
11 11 (0.55%) OpenStack
12 9 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.30%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.25%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
16 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
16 3 (0.15%) JBoss
16 3 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 113 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.01%) MS Office
3 15 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.50%) MS Project
8 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (2.52%) thinkFolio
2 22 (1.11%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.81%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 11 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
5 10 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.45%) Endur
6 9 (0.45%) Front Arena
7 8 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.40%) ION MarketView
7 8 (0.40%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.35%) LatentZero
9 6 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.30%) Summit
10 4 (0.20%) Eze OMS
10 4 (0.20%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.20%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.70%) SaaS
4 10 (0.50%) GitHub
5 5 (0.25%) PaaS
6 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.20%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.15%) Office 365
8 2 (0.10%) Apcera
9 1 (0.050%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.050%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.70%) Multicast
1 14 (0.70%) TCP/IP
2 11 (0.55%) SAN
2 11 (0.55%) SSL
3 8 (0.40%) Firewall
3 8 (0.40%) LDAP
4 6 (0.30%) DNS
4 6 (0.30%) VPN
5 5 (0.25%) BGP
6 4 (0.20%) HTTP
6 4 (0.20%) IGMP
6 4 (0.20%) MPLS
7 3 (0.15%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (0.15%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (0.15%) DEFINITY
7 3 (0.15%) FTP
7 3 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.15%) LAN
7 3 (0.15%) WAN
7 3 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 67 (3.37%) Hadoop
4 66 (3.32%) Big Data
5 54 (2.72%) MySQL
6 43 (2.17%) KDB
7 32 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.61%) QlikView
8 31 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.21%) Sybase ASE
12 19 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (0.86%) Power BI
14 15 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (0.70%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.65%) MongoDB
17 12 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 106 (5.34%) Maven
2 70 (3.52%) JUnit
3 67 (3.37%) Subversion
4 65 (3.27%) Gradle
5 55 (2.77%) Git (software)
6 52 (2.62%) JIRA
7 33 (1.66%) Eclipse
8 32 (1.61%) Jenkins
8 32 (1.61%) NUnit
9 28 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (1.41%) TeamCity
10 22 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 19 (0.96%) Selenium
12 16 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 14 (0.70%) FitNesse
13 14 (0.70%) Grunt
14 13 (0.65%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.60%) gulp
15 12 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
16 10 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1115 (56.14%) Finance
2 675 (33.99%) Banking
3 303 (15.26%) Investment Banking
4 230 (11.58%) Back Office
5 50 (2.52%) Advertising
6 41 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.86%) Financial Institution
8 36 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
9 28 (1.41%) Billing
9 28 (1.41%) Retail
10 17 (0.86%) Marketing
11 13 (0.65%) Legal
12 12 (0.60%) Music Industry
12 12 (0.60%) Private Banking
12 12 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.50%) Games
14 6 (0.30%) Dutch Language
14 6 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.25%) Electronics
15 5 (0.25%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 979 (49.30%) Developer
2 474 (23.87%) Analyst
3 402 (20.24%) Java Developer
4 253 (12.74%) Business Analyst
5 247 (12.44%) C# Developer
6 233 (11.73%) Front Office Developer
7 183 (9.21%) Senior Developer
8 143 (7.20%) Support Analyst
9 135 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 129 (6.50%) Applications Support
11 98 (4.93%) C++ Developer
12 90 (4.53%) Applications Support Analyst
13 78 (3.93%) SQL Developer
14 74 (3.73%) Project Manager
15 73 (3.68%) Team Leader
16 69 (3.47%) .NET Developer
17 62 (3.12%) Architect
18 60 (3.02%) Python Developer
19 55 (2.77%) Software Developer
20 53 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (14.85%) .NET
2 176 (8.86%) FIX Protocol
3 166 (8.36%) XML
4 154 (7.75%) WPF
5 147 (7.40%) HTML
6 120 (6.04%) Spring
7 114 (5.74%) JMS
8 111 (5.59%) AngularJS
9 86 (4.33%) WCF
10 85 (4.28%) ASP.NET
11 71 (3.58%) J2SE
12 69 (3.47%) Web Services
13 64 (3.22%) JDBC
14 63 (3.17%) HTML5
15 62 (3.12%) Ultra Messaging
16 60 (3.02%) TIBCO EMS
17 56 (2.82%) CSS
18 53 (2.67%) Hibernate
19 49 (2.47%) Middleware
19 49 (2.47%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 398 (20.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 357 (17.98%) Derivative
3 302 (15.21%) Fixed Income
4 261 (13.14%) Equities
5 210 (10.57%) Computer Science
6 176 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
7 170 (8.56%) Hedge funds
8 152 (7.65%) Mathematics
9 89 (4.48%) Algorithms
10 66 (3.32%) Visualisation
11 64 (3.22%) Equity Derivative
12 59 (2.97%) Market Risk
13 52 (2.62%) Data Structures
14 51 (2.57%) Credit Derivative
15 47 (2.37%) Credit Risk
16 39 (1.96%) Fintech
16 39 (1.96%) Management Information System
17 37 (1.86%) Physics
18 29 (1.46%) OTC Derivatives
19 27 (1.36%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 309 (15.56%) Linux
2 294 (14.80%) Unix
3 137 (6.90%) Windows
4 39 (1.96%) Solaris
5 24 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.55%) CentOS
9 5 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.20%) AIX
10 4 (0.20%) Android
10 4 (0.20%) HPUX
11 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.10%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.10%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.050%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (13.14%) Multithreading
3 244 (12.29%) Electronic Trading
4 232 (11.68%) Low Latency
5 197 (9.92%) Investment Management
6 181 (9.11%) Business Analysis
7 177 (8.91%) Risk Management
8 176 (8.86%) SDLC
9 174 (8.76%) Project Management
10 173 (8.71%) OO
11 171 (8.61%) Asset Management
12 169 (8.51%) Analytics
13 115 (5.79%) OOD
14 114 (5.74%) Software Engineering
15 105 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 101 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
17 96 (4.83%) MVC
18 95 (4.78%) Algorithmic Trading
19 89 (4.48%) Wealth Management
20 83 (4.18%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 763 (38.42%) SQL
2 605 (30.46%) Java
3 545 (27.44%) C#
4 304 (15.31%) Python
5 253 (12.74%) C++
6 180 (9.06%) VBA
7 149 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 127 (6.39%) Perl
9 71 (3.58%) T-SQL
10 68 (3.42%) Scala
11 55 (2.77%) C
12 50 (2.52%) VB
13 45 (2.27%) Bash Shell
14 44 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 41 (2.06%) Shell Script
16 34 (1.71%) PHP
17 25 (1.26%) TypeScript
18 22 (1.11%) R
19 20 (1.01%) MATLAB
20 16 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 354 (17.82%) Degree
2 35 (1.76%) PhD
3 32 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 24 (1.21%) Postgraduate
5 18 (0.91%) PMP
6 12 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (0.30%) CFA
8 4 (0.20%) ISEB
9 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.15%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.10%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.10%) MCDST
10 2 (0.10%) MCP
10 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.10%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.050%) CISM
11 1 (0.050%) CISSP
11 1 (0.050%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.050%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.64%) QA
2 89 (4.48%) MiFID
3 23 (1.16%) EMIR
4 22 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.40%) FATCA
7 6 (0.30%) Basel III
7 6 (0.30%) SLA
8 3 (0.15%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.050%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.050%) COREP
9 1 (0.050%) FINREP
9 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.96%) Docker
3 9 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (0.25%) NFS
5 5 (0.25%) Samba
6 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.10%) GridGain
8 1 (0.050%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.050%) HDFS
8 1 (0.050%) LXC
8 1 (0.050%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.050%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (1.56%) Puppet
2 20 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.91%) Ansible
3 18 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
4 13 (0.65%) Control-M
5 10 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.35%) SCCM
7 6 (0.30%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.20%) Endace
9 4 (0.20%) Kibana
9 4 (0.20%) logstash
10 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.15%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.10%) Mesos
12 1 (0.050%) MOM
12 1 (0.050%) Oozie
12 1 (0.050%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.050%) Salt
Vendors
1 219 (11.03%) Oracle
2 160 (8.06%) Sybase
3 127 (6.39%) Microsoft
4 124 (6.24%) TIBCO
5 77 (3.88%) Murex
6 74 (3.73%) Bloomberg
7 69 (3.47%) Charles River
8 46 (2.32%) ION Trading
9 31 (1.56%) SimCorp
10 30 (1.51%) IBM
11 26 (1.31%) Tableau
12 24 (1.21%) BT
12 24 (1.21%) Red Box
13 23 (1.16%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.06%) SAP
15 17 (0.86%) Reuters
16 16 (0.81%) Solace
17 15 (0.76%) Fidessa
17 15 (0.76%) FXall
17 15 (0.76%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+benefit
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £950000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday