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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
UK / England
Rank 270 234 227
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 932 1405 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.49% 1.47%
As % of the General category 2.86% 3.41% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1161 1245
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -

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
32623 41243 43706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.10% 43.67% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26480 33905 35051
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -15 900 £75,000 +7.14% 158
South West +36 17 £32,500 -21.68% 4
South East -15 9 £35,000 -26.31% 1
North West -11 3 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England -5 2 £67,500 +68.75%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1095 (56.01%) Finance
2 719 (36.78%) SQL
3 679 (34.73%) Banking
4 579 (29.62%) Java
5 485 (24.81%) C#
6 370 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
7 364 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 354 (18.11%) Degree
9 334 (17.08%) Linux
10 331 (16.93%) Derivative
11 313 (16.01%) Investment Banking
12 310 (15.86%) Unix
13 285 (14.58%) Fixed Income
14 281 (14.37%) .NET
15 280 (14.32%) Python
16 268 (13.71%) C++
17 259 (13.25%) Multithreading
18 256 (13.09%) Equities
19 247 (12.63%) Electronic Trading
20 232 (11.87%) SQL Server
21 224 (11.46%) Low Latency
22 220 (11.25%) Back Office
23 204 (10.43%) Computer Science
24 199 (10.18%) FIX Protocol
25 196 (10.03%) Investment Management
26 185 (9.46%) SDLC
27 183 (9.36%) Mathematics
27 183 (9.36%) Business Analysis
28 177 (9.05%) Oracle
29 176 (9.00%) Hedge funds

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 44 (2.25%) IIS
2 42 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 41 (2.10%) Confluence
4 33 (1.69%) Apache
5 24 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 19 (0.97%) Jetty
7 18 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 18 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 13 (0.66%) IBM Notes
8 13 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.51%) MQSeries
11 9 (0.46%) JBoss
12 6 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.20%) SAS
14 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 99 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.28%) MS Office
3 12 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.56%) MS Project
4 11 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.41%) Stata
6 7 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.10%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 47 (2.40%) thinkFolio
2 19 (0.97%) Markit EDM
3 13 (0.66%) ION MarketView
4 12 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.56%) SAP CRM
6 10 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
7 8 (0.41%) Front Arena
7 8 (0.41%) LatentZero
7 8 (0.41%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.36%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 6 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
10 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.26%) Summit
11 4 (0.20%) Endur
11 4 (0.20%) Eze OMS
12 3 (0.15%) Kondor
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.15%) Orchestrade
12 3 (0.15%) Sage CRM
13 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.41%) SaaS
4 6 (0.31%) GitHub
5 3 (0.15%) Office 365
6 2 (0.10%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.10%) PaaS
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.051%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.051%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.13%) FIX Connectivity
2 12 (0.61%) SAN
2 12 (0.61%) SSL
2 12 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.56%) LDAP
3 11 (0.56%) Multicast
4 9 (0.46%) Firewall
5 8 (0.41%) VPN
6 7 (0.36%) DNS
7 5 (0.26%) BGP
8 4 (0.20%) IGMP
8 4 (0.20%) MPLS
9 3 (0.15%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.15%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (0.15%) DEFINITY
9 3 (0.15%) FTP
9 3 (0.15%) HTTP
9 3 (0.15%) LAN
9 3 (0.15%) WAN
9 3 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.22%) Relational Database
3 51 (2.61%) Big Data
4 49 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 46 (2.35%) MySQL
6 43 (2.20%) KDB
7 32 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 25 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (0.97%) QlikView
13 18 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.77%) Power BI
16 12 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.61%) MongoDB
17 11 (0.56%) DB2
17 11 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 117 (5.98%) Maven
2 93 (4.76%) JUnit
3 77 (3.94%) Gradle
4 64 (3.27%) JIRA
5 59 (3.02%) Subversion
6 45 (2.30%) Git (software)
7 30 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (1.48%) Cucumber
8 29 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 28 (1.43%) NUnit
10 25 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 25 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.02%) Selenium
12 19 (0.97%) FishEye
13 17 (0.87%) Grunt
13 17 (0.87%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.82%) Visual Studio
15 15 (0.77%) FitNesse
16 14 (0.72%) gulp
16 14 (0.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 1095 (56.01%) Finance
2 679 (34.73%) Banking
3 313 (16.01%) Investment Banking
4 220 (11.25%) Back Office
5 49 (2.51%) Advertising
6 44 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 35 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
8 34 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 30 (1.53%) Retail
10 27 (1.38%) Billing
11 22 (1.13%) Marketing
12 21 (1.07%) Legal
13 17 (0.87%) Music Industry
14 15 (0.77%) Electronics
15 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.61%) Manufacturing
17 11 (0.56%) Private Banking
18 9 (0.46%) Games
19 5 (0.26%) French Language
20 4 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 942 (48.18%) Developer
2 464 (23.73%) Analyst
3 384 (19.64%) Java Developer
4 237 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 236 (12.07%) Front Office Developer
6 231 (11.82%) C# Developer
7 183 (9.36%) Senior Developer
8 138 (7.06%) Support Analyst
9 133 (6.80%) Applications Support
10 124 (6.34%) Senior Java Developer
11 111 (5.68%) C++ Developer
12 85 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
13 79 (4.04%) Project Manager
14 67 (3.43%) Architect
15 65 (3.32%) Team Leader
16 63 (3.22%) Junior
17 62 (3.17%) .NET Developer
18 60 (3.07%) Java Pricing Developer
19 59 (3.02%) SQL Developer
20 56 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (14.37%) .NET
2 199 (10.18%) FIX Protocol
3 157 (8.03%) HTML
4 152 (7.77%) WPF
5 151 (7.72%) XML
6 143 (7.31%) Spring
7 114 (5.83%) AngularJS
8 87 (4.45%) JMS
9 84 (4.30%) WCF
10 79 (4.04%) J2SE
11 75 (3.84%) ASP.NET
11 75 (3.84%) JDBC
12 67 (3.43%) CSS
12 67 (3.43%) HTML5
13 56 (2.86%) Hibernate
14 53 (2.71%) Web Services
15 51 (2.61%) TIBCO EMS
16 48 (2.46%) Middleware
17 46 (2.35%) Ultra Messaging
18 43 (2.20%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 364 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 331 (16.93%) Derivative
3 285 (14.58%) Fixed Income
4 256 (13.09%) Equities
5 204 (10.43%) Computer Science
6 176 (9.00%) Hedge funds
7 156 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (3.38%) Algorithms
9 56 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
10 52 (2.66%) Fintech
11 48 (2.46%) Credit Derivative
11 48 (2.46%) Data Structures
12 47 (2.40%) Market Risk
13 40 (2.05%) Credit Risk
14 38 (1.94%) Management Information System
15 36 (1.84%) Client/Server
16 28 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
17 25 (1.28%) User Experience
18 23 (1.18%) Virtual Team
19 22 (1.13%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 334 (17.08%) Linux
2 310 (15.86%) Unix
3 132 (6.75%) Windows
4 34 (1.74%) Solaris
5 23 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 20 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.56%) CentOS
8 10 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.20%) Android
10 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.10%) AIX
11 2 (0.10%) HPUX
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.051%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.051%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (13.25%) Multithreading
3 247 (12.63%) Electronic Trading
4 224 (11.46%) Low Latency
5 196 (10.03%) Investment Management
6 185 (9.46%) SDLC
7 183 (9.36%) Business Analysis
7 183 (9.36%) Mathematics
8 171 (8.75%) Asset Management
9 164 (8.39%) Analytics
10 163 (8.34%) OO
11 162 (8.29%) Project Management
12 154 (7.88%) Risk Management
13 120 (6.14%) OOD
14 115 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
15 107 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
16 98 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 96 (4.91%) MVC
17 96 (4.91%) Software Engineering
18 89 (4.55%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 719 (36.78%) SQL
2 579 (29.62%) Java
3 485 (24.81%) C#
4 280 (14.32%) Python
5 268 (13.71%) C++
6 174 (8.90%) JavaScript
7 138 (7.06%) VBA
8 128 (6.55%) Perl
9 70 (3.58%) Scala
10 65 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 53 (2.71%) C
12 42 (2.15%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.99%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.79%) VB
16 33 (1.69%) PHP
17 31 (1.59%) R
18 30 (1.53%) MATLAB
19 29 (1.48%) TypeScript
20 14 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 354 (18.11%) Degree
2 54 (2.76%) PhD
3 33 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 25 (1.28%) Postgraduate
5 14 (0.72%) PMP
6 12 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.36%) CFA
8 6 (0.31%) ISEB
9 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.15%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.15%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.10%) CCAB
11 2 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.10%) MBA
11 2 (0.10%) MCDST
11 2 (0.10%) MCP
11 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.051%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.45%) QA
2 90 (4.60%) MiFID
3 23 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (1.18%) EMIR
4 16 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.66%) SLA
6 6 (0.31%) Basel III
6 6 (0.31%) FATCA
7 4 (0.20%) PMO
8 3 (0.15%) IFRS
9 2 (0.10%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.051%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.051%) COREP
10 1 (0.051%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.051%) FINREP
10 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 33 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.87%) Docker
3 7 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.26%) NFS
4 5 (0.26%) Samba
5 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.10%) GridGain
6 2 (0.10%) HDFS
7 1 (0.051%) LXC
7 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.051%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (1.38%) Puppet
2 20 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
3 17 (0.87%) Ansible
4 15 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.46%) Control-M
6 8 (0.41%) SCCM
7 6 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.31%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.20%) Endace
9 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.15%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.10%) Kibana
10 2 (0.10%) logstash
10 2 (0.10%) Oozie
11 1 (0.051%) MOM
11 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.051%) Salt
11 1 (0.051%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 177 (9.05%) Oracle
2 126 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 113 (5.78%) Sybase
4 109 (5.58%) TIBCO
5 83 (4.25%) Murex
6 75 (3.84%) Bloomberg
7 62 (3.17%) Charles River
8 38 (1.94%) ION Trading
9 30 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 26 (1.33%) SimCorp
11 24 (1.23%) SAP
12 22 (1.13%) IBM
12 22 (1.13%) Reuters
13 21 (1.07%) Citrix
14 20 (1.02%) Fidessa
14 20 (1.02%) Tableau
15 16 (0.82%) Solace
15 16 (0.82%) StreamBase
16 15 (0.77%) HP
17 14 (0.72%) Informatica
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago