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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 269 178 170
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -8
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1109 1908 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.86% 1.83%
As % of the General category 2.81% 4.17% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1600 1760
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
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
39418 45768 48016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.04% 44.68% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32893 36916 37381
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 £30,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -41 1045 £72,500 - 138
South East -5 32 £33,000 +12.04% 3
North West +19 10 £23,000 -3.15% 3
South West +10 9 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +35 7 £70,000 +75.00%
East of England +20 7 £55,000 +109.52%
East Midlands +3 3 - - 1
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1267 (51.86%) Finance
2 900 (36.84%) SQL
3 692 (28.33%) C#
4 666 (27.26%) Java
5 601 (24.60%) Banking
6 496 (20.30%) Degree
7 474 (19.40%) Fixed Income
8 462 (18.91%) Python
9 442 (18.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 434 (17.77%) Derivative
11 425 (17.40%) .NET
11 425 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
12 402 (16.46%) SQL Server
13 378 (15.47%) Equities
14 373 (15.27%) Unix
15 360 (14.74%) C++
16 331 (13.55%) Hedge funds
17 306 (12.53%) Investment Banking
18 304 (12.44%) Asset Management
19 289 (11.83%) Back Office
20 277 (11.34%) Investment Management
21 276 (11.30%) Oracle
22 275 (11.26%) Multithreading
23 274 (11.22%) Linux
24 263 (10.77%) Computer Science
25 234 (9.58%) Mathematics
26 218 (8.92%) VBA
27 217 (8.88%) Microsoft
28 213 (8.72%) WPF
29 211 (8.64%) Low Latency

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 49 (2.01%) IIS
2 24 (0.98%) Tomcat
3 21 (0.86%) Confluence
4 18 (0.74%) Apache Spark
5 17 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 13 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 12 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.41%) Apache
8 10 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.41%) NServiceBus
9 8 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 8 (0.33%) MQSeries
9 8 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (0.20%) CMS
11 5 (0.20%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.16%) GemFire
12 4 (0.16%) Jetty
13 2 (0.082%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 179 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 39 (1.60%) MS Office
4 32 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (1.06%) MS Project
6 23 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.20%) GNU Octave
8 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.041%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 78 (3.19%) thinkFolio
2 45 (1.84%) Markit EDM
3 22 (0.90%) LatentZero
4 14 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
5 13 (0.53%) SunGard APT
6 12 (0.49%) Endur
7 11 (0.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 9 (0.37%) Front Arena
9 7 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
10 6 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
10 6 (0.25%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.25%) MetaTrader
11 5 (0.20%) Misys Opics
12 4 (0.16%) OpenLink RightAngle
12 4 (0.16%) RMDS
12 4 (0.16%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.16%) SAP FSCM
12 4 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.96%) SaaS
2 13 (0.53%) GitHub
2 13 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.20%) Heroku
8 4 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.12%) PaaS
10 2 (0.082%) Apcera
10 2 (0.082%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.082%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.082%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.041%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.041%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.041%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.06%) Multicast
2 21 (0.86%) Internet
3 17 (0.70%) SMTP
3 17 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.61%) Intranet
5 13 (0.53%) LAN
6 11 (0.45%) VPN
7 10 (0.41%) WAN
8 9 (0.37%) Firewall
9 8 (0.33%) HTTP
10 7 (0.29%) DNS
11 6 (0.25%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.20%) WebEx
12 5 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.16%) Broadband
14 3 (0.12%) DHCP
14 3 (0.12%) Junos
14 3 (0.12%) VoIP
15 2 (0.082%) AMQP
15 2 (0.082%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 89 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 87 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (3.27%) Relational Database
6 76 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 66 (2.70%) Big Data
8 43 (1.76%) KDB
8 43 (1.76%) QlikView
9 39 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (1.23%) NoSQL
10 30 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 29 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 25 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
13 24 (0.98%) MySQL
13 24 (0.98%) Power BI
14 20 (0.82%) Sybase ASE
15 19 (0.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (2.82%) Maven
2 51 (2.09%) JIRA
2 51 (2.09%) JUnit
3 45 (1.84%) Gradle
4 37 (1.51%) Jenkins
5 36 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (1.23%) Subversion
7 26 (1.06%) TeamCity
8 21 (0.86%) Visual Studio
9 19 (0.78%) Git (software)
10 14 (0.57%) Ant
10 14 (0.57%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.33%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (0.29%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.29%) MSTest
14 6 (0.25%) Log4j
14 6 (0.25%) Moq
14 6 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 1267 (51.86%) Finance
2 601 (24.60%) Banking
3 306 (12.53%) Investment Banking
4 289 (11.83%) Back Office
5 95 (3.89%) Advertising
6 85 (3.48%) Financial Institution
7 43 (1.76%) Retail
8 32 (1.31%) Corporate Banking
9 31 (1.27%) Games
10 26 (1.06%) Dutch Language
10 26 (1.06%) Legal
11 18 (0.74%) Marketing
12 13 (0.53%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.45%) Private Banking
14 10 (0.41%) French Language
15 9 (0.37%) Billing
15 9 (0.37%) German Language
16 7 (0.29%) Law
17 5 (0.20%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1153 (47.20%) Developer
2 659 (26.98%) Analyst
3 378 (15.47%) Java Developer
4 362 (14.82%) C# Developer
5 331 (13.55%) Business Analyst
6 256 (10.48%) Front Office Developer
7 195 (7.98%) Support Analyst
8 166 (6.79%) Applications Support
9 164 (6.71%) C++ Developer
9 164 (6.71%) Senior Developer
10 162 (6.63%) .NET Developer
11 135 (5.53%) Python Developer
12 134 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
13 106 (4.34%) Quantitative Developer
13 106 (4.34%) SQL Developer
14 102 (4.18%) Consultant
15 101 (4.13%) Applications Support Analyst
16 94 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
17 88 (3.60%) Front Office Business Analyst
18 84 (3.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (17.40%) .NET
2 213 (8.72%) WPF
3 147 (6.02%) WCF
4 144 (5.89%) FIX Protocol
5 141 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 141 (5.77%) XML
6 123 (5.03%) HTML
7 121 (4.95%) AngularJS
8 85 (3.48%) Spring
9 80 (3.27%) JMS
10 77 (3.15%) HTML5
10 77 (3.15%) Web Services
11 76 (3.11%) J2SE
11 76 (3.11%) jQuery
12 65 (2.66%) .NET Framework
13 61 (2.50%) WinForms
14 59 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (2.13%) STL
16 44 (1.80%) JDBC
17 40 (1.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 474 (19.40%) Fixed Income
2 442 (18.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 434 (17.77%) Derivative
4 378 (15.47%) Equities
5 331 (13.55%) Hedge funds
6 263 (10.77%) Computer Science
7 234 (9.58%) Mathematics
8 210 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
9 121 (4.95%) Algorithms
10 100 (4.09%) Equity Derivative
11 87 (3.56%) Data Structures
12 65 (2.66%) Visualisation
13 53 (2.17%) Management Information System
14 47 (1.92%) Market Risk
15 46 (1.88%) Physics
16 43 (1.76%) Credit Risk
17 42 (1.72%) SWIFT
18 41 (1.68%) Grid Computing
18 41 (1.68%) Statistics
19 37 (1.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 373 (15.27%) Unix
2 274 (11.22%) Linux
3 147 (6.02%) Windows
4 31 (1.27%) Solaris
5 20 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 20 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.45%) Android
7 9 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.33%) AIX
8 8 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.33%) HPUX
8 8 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.082%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.082%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.041%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (12.44%) Asset Management
3 277 (11.34%) Investment Management
4 275 (11.26%) Multithreading
5 211 (8.64%) Low Latency
6 198 (8.10%) Project Management
7 195 (7.98%) OO
8 187 (7.65%) Risk Management
8 187 (7.65%) Software Engineering
9 186 (7.61%) Business Analysis
10 167 (6.84%) Analytics
11 163 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
12 138 (5.65%) MVC
12 138 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 133 (5.44%) SDLC
14 131 (5.36%) TDD
14 131 (5.36%) Wealth Management
15 119 (4.87%) ITIL
16 117 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
17 111 (4.54%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 900 (36.84%) SQL
2 692 (28.33%) C#
3 666 (27.26%) Java
4 462 (18.91%) Python
5 360 (14.74%) C++
6 218 (8.92%) VBA
7 193 (7.90%) JavaScript
8 124 (5.08%) Perl
9 102 (4.18%) T-SQL
10 84 (3.44%) C
11 67 (2.74%) VB
12 46 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 43 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 42 (1.72%) Bash Shell
15 30 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.15%) Scala
17 26 (1.06%) MATLAB
18 23 (0.94%) VB.NET
19 21 (0.86%) R
20 16 (0.65%) Lua
Qualifications
1 496 (20.30%) Degree
2 52 (2.13%) PMP
3 51 (2.09%) PMI Certification
4 46 (1.88%) PhD
5 25 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 22 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 18 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.65%) ISEB
8 16 (0.65%) MCP
9 13 (0.53%) MCDST
9 13 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.33%) CFA
11 8 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.20%) MCSE
13 3 (0.12%) CCIE
13 3 (0.12%) CCNP
13 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.12%) JNCIE
13 3 (0.12%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.52%) QA
2 41 (1.68%) MiFID
3 25 (1.02%) ISO20022
4 21 (0.86%) SLA
5 18 (0.74%) SEPA
6 15 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.37%) EMIR
9 8 (0.33%) FATCA
10 7 (0.29%) AIFMD
11 6 (0.25%) Basel III
12 2 (0.082%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.041%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.70%) IMail Server
3 8 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.12%) Docker
4 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.082%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.041%) HDFS
6 1 (0.041%) KVM
6 1 (0.041%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (1.15%) Control-M
2 27 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 12 (0.49%) SCCM
4 9 (0.37%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.20%) Puppet
6 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.12%) MOM
8 2 (0.082%) Ansible
8 2 (0.082%) Kibana
8 2 (0.082%) logstash
8 2 (0.082%) Mesos
9 1 (0.041%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.041%) Nagios
9 1 (0.041%) OpenView
9 1 (0.041%) OVSD
Vendors
1 276 (11.30%) Oracle
2 217 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 130 (5.32%) Sybase
4 125 (5.12%) Bloomberg
5 120 (4.91%) Charles River
6 100 (4.09%) TIBCO
7 66 (2.70%) Murex
8 57 (2.33%) Tableau
9 44 (1.80%) ION Trading
10 37 (1.51%) Calypso
11 32 (1.31%) SimCorp
12 29 (1.19%) StreamBase
13 27 (1.11%) Fidessa
14 25 (1.02%) Reuters
15 24 (0.98%) OpenLink
16 21 (0.86%) SunGard
17 17 (0.70%) Cisco
17 17 (0.70%) Splunk
18 16 (0.65%) IBM
18 16 (0.65%) Sun
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £110000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago