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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 274 179 188
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +9
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 994 1907 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.18% 1.90% 1.69%
As % of the General category 2.85% 4.28% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1527 1571
Median salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £54,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.23%
Front Office
UK

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
34863 44548 46117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.27% 44.34% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 36358 37163
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -47 961 £78,500 +8.27% 130
South West +27 11 £32,500 - 3
East of England +5 6 £32,500 -48.00%
East Midlands -3 6 - -
North West -14 4 £40,000 +45.45%
South East -20 3 £100,000 +105.12%
West Midlands -14 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 1151 (54.76%) Finance
2 811 (38.58%) SQL
3 648 (30.83%) Java
4 642 (30.54%) Banking
5 596 (28.35%) C#
6 429 (20.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 403 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
8 402 (19.12%) Degree
9 394 (18.74%) Derivative
10 371 (17.65%) Fixed Income
11 358 (17.03%) Python
12 319 (15.18%) .NET
13 311 (14.80%) Unix
13 311 (14.80%) Investment Banking
14 299 (14.22%) SQL Server
15 297 (14.13%) Linux
16 293 (13.94%) Equities
17 282 (13.42%) C++
18 272 (12.94%) Multithreading
19 255 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
19 255 (12.13%) Back Office
20 251 (11.94%) Oracle
21 247 (11.75%) Low Latency
22 213 (10.13%) Computer Science
23 212 (10.09%) Investment Management
24 211 (10.04%) VBA
25 202 (9.61%) Asset Management
26 197 (9.37%) Project Management
27 196 (9.32%) Hedge funds
28 187 (8.90%) Risk Management

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 54 (2.57%) IIS
2 44 (2.09%) Apache Spark
3 27 (1.28%) Apache
4 22 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 20 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 18 (0.86%) Confluence
6 18 (0.86%) MQSeries
7 16 (0.76%) Jetty
7 16 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.29%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.24%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.14%) CMS
12 3 (0.14%) JBoss
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 107 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.52%) MS Office
3 28 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.67%) MS Project
7 11 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.14%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 71 (3.38%) thinkFolio
2 23 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 15 (0.71%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 15 (0.71%) SimCorp Dimension
3 15 (0.71%) SunGard APT
4 13 (0.62%) LatentZero
5 12 (0.57%) Endur
6 11 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.33%) Front Arena
8 6 (0.29%) Summit
9 5 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.24%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.24%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.24%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (0.19%) Eze OMS
10 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.14%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.19%) SaaS
2 24 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (0.71%) GitHub
5 7 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.19%) PaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Heroku
8 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.095%) Apcera
10 1 (0.048%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.048%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.048%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.048%) IaaS
10 1 (0.048%) Office 365
10 1 (0.048%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (0.71%) Multicast
3 14 (0.67%) VPN
4 11 (0.52%) LAN
5 9 (0.43%) Firewall
5 9 (0.43%) HTTP
6 8 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.38%) SAN
6 8 (0.38%) SSL
6 8 (0.38%) WAN
7 7 (0.33%) DNS
8 6 (0.29%) Internet
9 5 (0.24%) LDAP
10 4 (0.19%) SMTP
11 3 (0.14%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (0.14%) DEFINITY
11 3 (0.14%) DHCP
11 3 (0.14%) FTP
11 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.52%) Big Data
3 72 (3.43%) Relational Database
4 63 (3.00%) Hadoop
5 52 (2.47%) MySQL
6 47 (2.24%) KDB
7 45 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (1.76%) NoSQL
9 37 (1.76%) QlikView
10 36 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (1.47%) RDBMS
12 27 (1.28%) Sybase ASE
13 26 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (1.14%) Power BI
15 19 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (0.86%) Oracle Database
17 15 (0.71%) MongoDB
18 13 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (0.62%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 87 (4.14%) Maven
2 54 (2.57%) JUnit
3 52 (2.47%) Subversion
4 49 (2.33%) Gradle
5 41 (1.95%) Git (software)
6 38 (1.81%) JIRA
7 34 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 32 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (1.38%) Eclipse
10 27 (1.28%) NUnit
11 26 (1.24%) TeamCity
12 17 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (0.62%) Visual Studio
14 12 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.48%) Selenium
16 8 (0.38%) FishEye
16 8 (0.38%) FitNesse
16 8 (0.38%) Grunt
16 8 (0.38%) gulp
General
1 1151 (54.76%) Finance
2 642 (30.54%) Banking
3 311 (14.80%) Investment Banking
4 255 (12.13%) Back Office
5 58 (2.76%) Financial Institution
6 41 (1.95%) Advertising
7 38 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
8 35 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.47%) Retail
10 24 (1.14%) Billing
11 19 (0.90%) Legal
12 14 (0.67%) Dutch Language
12 14 (0.67%) Games
13 13 (0.62%) Private Banking
13 13 (0.62%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.38%) Marketing
15 7 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
16 6 (0.29%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.24%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1045 (49.71%) Developer
2 539 (25.64%) Analyst
3 428 (20.36%) Java Developer
4 296 (14.08%) Business Analyst
5 274 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 253 (12.04%) Front Office Developer
7 176 (8.37%) Senior Developer
8 147 (6.99%) Support Analyst
9 143 (6.80%) Applications Support
10 126 (5.99%) Senior Java Developer
11 111 (5.28%) C++ Developer
12 101 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
13 86 (4.09%) .NET Developer
14 81 (3.85%) Project Manager
14 81 (3.85%) SQL Developer
15 75 (3.57%) Python Developer
16 74 (3.52%) Quantitative Developer
17 71 (3.38%) Consultant
18 65 (3.09%) Junior
19 63 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (15.18%) .NET
2 181 (8.61%) FIX Protocol
3 167 (7.94%) XML
4 142 (6.76%) WPF
5 134 (6.37%) HTML
6 126 (5.99%) JMS
7 109 (5.19%) AngularJS
8 102 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 97 (4.61%) Spring
10 85 (4.04%) Web Services
11 80 (3.81%) WCF
12 66 (3.14%) Ultra Messaging
13 63 (3.00%) J2SE
14 60 (2.85%) HTML5
14 60 (2.85%) TIBCO EMS
15 51 (2.43%) Hibernate
16 50 (2.38%) Rendezvous
17 49 (2.33%) JDBC
17 49 (2.33%) REST
18 44 (2.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 429 (20.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 394 (18.74%) Derivative
3 371 (17.65%) Fixed Income
4 293 (13.94%) Equities
5 213 (10.13%) Computer Science
6 196 (9.32%) Hedge funds
7 177 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
8 167 (7.94%) Mathematics
9 100 (4.76%) Algorithms
10 76 (3.62%) Visualisation
11 70 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
12 65 (3.09%) Market Risk
13 55 (2.62%) Data Structures
14 54 (2.57%) Credit Risk
15 47 (2.24%) Physics
16 44 (2.09%) Credit Derivative
17 37 (1.76%) Fintech
18 36 (1.71%) Management Information System
19 33 (1.57%) OTC Derivatives
20 30 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 311 (14.80%) Unix
2 297 (14.13%) Linux
3 152 (7.23%) Windows
4 39 (1.86%) Solaris
5 23 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.43%) CentOS
9 8 (0.38%) AIX
9 8 (0.38%) HPUX
9 8 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.19%) Android
11 4 (0.19%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.095%) Mesosphere
13 2 (0.095%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (12.94%) Multithreading
3 255 (12.13%) Electronic Trading
4 247 (11.75%) Low Latency
5 212 (10.09%) Investment Management
6 202 (9.61%) Asset Management
7 197 (9.37%) Project Management
8 187 (8.90%) Risk Management
9 186 (8.85%) Business Analysis
10 173 (8.23%) OO
11 156 (7.42%) Analytics
12 147 (6.99%) SDLC
13 134 (6.37%) Software Engineering
14 114 (5.42%) MVC
15 105 (5.00%) OOD
16 104 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 102 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
18 93 (4.42%) Algorithmic Trading
19 91 (4.33%) TDD
20 87 (4.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 811 (38.58%) SQL
2 648 (30.83%) Java
3 596 (28.35%) C#
4 358 (17.03%) Python
5 282 (13.42%) C++
6 211 (10.04%) VBA
7 140 (6.66%) JavaScript
8 134 (6.37%) Perl
9 68 (3.24%) VB
10 64 (3.04%) Scala
11 59 (2.81%) C
12 56 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 56 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 50 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 37 (1.76%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.43%) PHP
16 25 (1.19%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.05%) TypeScript
18 21 (1.00%) R
19 20 (0.95%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 402 (19.12%) Degree
2 41 (1.95%) PhD
3 27 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 21 (1.00%) PMP
5 13 (0.62%) Postgraduate
6 10 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.24%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.19%) CFA
10 4 (0.19%) ISEB
10 4 (0.19%) MCP
10 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.14%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.095%) MCDST
12 2 (0.095%) MCSE
12 2 (0.095%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.048%) CISM
13 1 (0.048%) CISSP
13 1 (0.048%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.33%) QA
2 81 (3.85%) MiFID
3 23 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (0.81%) EMIR
5 15 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.38%) Basel III
7 5 (0.24%) FATCA
8 4 (0.19%) SLA
9 3 (0.14%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.048%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.048%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.048%) COREP
10 1 (0.048%) FINREP
10 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.81%) Docker
3 9 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.19%) IMail Server
4 4 (0.19%) NFS
4 4 (0.19%) Samba
5 3 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.095%) GridGain
7 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.048%) HDFS
7 1 (0.048%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.048%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (1.24%) Puppet
2 20 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (0.76%) Ansible
5 13 (0.62%) Control-M
6 10 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.43%) SCCM
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (0.19%) Kibana
9 4 (0.19%) logstash
10 3 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.14%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.095%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.095%) Mesos
12 1 (0.048%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.048%) MOM
12 1 (0.048%) Oozie
12 1 (0.048%) Salt
Vendors
1 251 (11.94%) Oracle
2 166 (7.90%) Sybase
3 154 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 127 (6.04%) TIBCO
5 105 (5.00%) Charles River
6 103 (4.90%) Bloomberg
7 80 (3.81%) Murex
8 55 (2.62%) ION Trading
9 41 (1.95%) Tableau
10 36 (1.71%) SimCorp
11 30 (1.43%) IBM
12 25 (1.19%) Reuters
13 24 (1.14%) BT
13 24 (1.14%) Red Box
14 22 (1.05%) Fidessa
14 22 (1.05%) SunGard
15 21 (1.00%) FXall
16 19 (0.90%) Calypso
16 19 (0.90%) Red Hat
17 18 (0.86%) Informatica
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Ski Trips, £16 Lunch p/d, Gym Member
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + uncapped quarterly bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 8k Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefit package+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago