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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 259 163 173
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +10
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1119 2055 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.25% 2.01% 1.80%
As % of the General category 2.93% 4.53% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1674 1675
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 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -8.60%
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
38216 45385 46115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.65% 44.37% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31558 36753 36054
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 1075 £70,000 -3.44% 125
South East -6 18 £52,500 +43.83% 1
North West +1 13 £40,000 +60.00%
East of England +14 6 £55,000 +57.14%
East Midlands +9 4 - -
South West -8 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +19 3 £77,500 +93.75%
West Midlands -24 1 - - 1
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1224 (52.55%) Finance
2 878 (37.70%) SQL
3 669 (28.72%) C#
4 634 (27.22%) Banking
5 626 (26.88%) Java
6 445 (19.11%) Fixed Income
7 439 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
7 439 (18.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 435 (18.68%) Degree
9 414 (17.78%) Python
10 402 (17.26%) Derivative
11 399 (17.13%) .NET
12 374 (16.06%) SQL Server
13 347 (14.90%) Equities
14 336 (14.43%) Unix
15 322 (13.83%) Investment Banking
16 319 (13.70%) C++
17 291 (12.49%) Back Office
18 284 (12.19%) Oracle
18 284 (12.19%) Linux
19 283 (12.15%) Asset Management
20 269 (11.55%) Investment Management
21 267 (11.46%) Multithreading
22 266 (11.42%) Hedge funds
23 238 (10.22%) VBA
24 227 (9.75%) Project Management
25 219 (9.40%) Computer Science
25 219 (9.40%) Low Latency
26 218 (9.36%) Mathematics
27 212 (9.10%) 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 65 (2.79%) IIS
2 34 (1.46%) Apache Spark
3 28 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 17 (0.73%) Apache
4 17 (0.73%) Confluence
4 17 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 14 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 12 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (0.52%) MQSeries
6 12 (0.52%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.47%) Jetty
8 10 (0.43%) NServiceBus
9 7 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.21%) CMS
12 4 (0.17%) ColdFusion
12 4 (0.17%) GemFire
12 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 152 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.80%) MS Office
3 41 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 24 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.94%) MS Project
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.17%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.13%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 88 (3.78%) thinkFolio
2 41 (1.76%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.90%) LatentZero
4 15 (0.64%) SunGard APT
5 12 (0.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 12 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.52%) SimCorp Dimension
6 11 (0.47%) Endur
7 6 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (0.26%) Front Arena
7 6 (0.26%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.26%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
8 5 (0.21%) Summit
9 4 (0.17%) Eikon
9 4 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.17%) RMDS
10 3 (0.13%) MetaTrader
10 3 (0.13%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.85%) SaaS
2 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.64%) GitHub
4 13 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.21%) Heroku
9 3 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.086%) Apcera
10 2 (0.086%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.086%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.086%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.043%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.043%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.043%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 19 (0.82%) Multicast
3 17 (0.73%) Internet
4 12 (0.52%) SMTP
4 12 (0.52%) VPN
5 11 (0.47%) HTTP
5 11 (0.47%) LAN
6 8 (0.34%) DNS
6 8 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.34%) WAN
7 7 (0.30%) Firewall
8 6 (0.26%) Intranet
9 5 (0.21%) WebEx
9 5 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.17%) Broadband
11 3 (0.13%) DHCP
11 3 (0.13%) SSL
11 3 (0.13%) VoIP
12 2 (0.086%) DEFINITY
12 2 (0.086%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 84 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 80 (3.43%) Big Data
4 77 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (3.22%) Relational Database
6 73 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 51 (2.19%) Hadoop
9 46 (1.98%) KDB
10 44 (1.89%) QlikView
11 34 (1.46%) MySQL
12 32 (1.37%) RDBMS
13 30 (1.29%) NoSQL
14 28 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (1.12%) Oracle Database
16 25 (1.07%) Power BI
16 25 (1.07%) Sybase ASE
17 16 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 77 (3.31%) Maven
2 52 (2.23%) JUnit
3 45 (1.93%) Gradle
4 43 (1.85%) JIRA
5 42 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 38 (1.63%) Subversion
8 28 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 27 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 25 (1.07%) NUnit
11 21 (0.90%) Eclipse
12 19 (0.82%) Visual Studio
13 14 (0.60%) Ant
14 12 (0.52%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.30%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.30%) FitNesse
16 7 (0.30%) Log4j
16 7 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 1224 (52.55%) Finance
2 634 (27.22%) Banking
3 322 (13.83%) Investment Banking
4 291 (12.49%) Back Office
5 79 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 64 (2.75%) Advertising
7 44 (1.89%) Retail
8 40 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
9 28 (1.20%) Games
10 26 (1.12%) Legal
11 24 (1.03%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.94%) Dutch Language
13 18 (0.77%) Billing
14 15 (0.64%) Marketing
15 11 (0.47%) Private Banking
15 11 (0.47%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.43%) French Language
17 7 (0.30%) German Language
18 5 (0.21%) Law
19 4 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1108 (47.57%) Developer
2 619 (26.58%) Analyst
3 374 (16.06%) Java Developer
4 352 (15.11%) C# Developer
5 345 (14.81%) Business Analyst
6 267 (11.46%) Front Office Developer
7 187 (8.03%) Senior Developer
8 161 (6.91%) Support Analyst
9 150 (6.44%) Applications Support
10 142 (6.10%) C++ Developer
11 140 (6.01%) .NET Developer
12 111 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
13 106 (4.55%) Python Developer
14 105 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 102 (4.38%) SQL Developer
16 97 (4.16%) Applications Support Analyst
16 97 (4.16%) Consultant
17 93 (3.99%) Front Office Business Analyst
18 85 (3.65%) Quantitative Developer
19 84 (3.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (17.13%) .NET
2 207 (8.89%) WPF
3 165 (7.08%) XML
4 142 (6.10%) ASP.NET
5 138 (5.93%) FIX Protocol
6 135 (5.80%) WCF
7 124 (5.32%) HTML
8 112 (4.81%) AngularJS
9 96 (4.12%) JMS
10 83 (3.56%) Spring
11 82 (3.52%) Web Services
12 70 (3.01%) jQuery
13 68 (2.92%) J2SE
14 66 (2.83%) HTML5
15 56 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 52 (2.23%) .NET Framework
17 50 (2.15%) WinForms
18 48 (2.06%) XSL
19 46 (1.98%) Hibernate
20 45 (1.93%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 445 (19.11%) Fixed Income
2 439 (18.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 402 (17.26%) Derivative
4 347 (14.90%) Equities
5 266 (11.42%) Hedge funds
6 219 (9.40%) Computer Science
7 218 (9.36%) Mathematics
8 212 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
9 104 (4.47%) Algorithms
10 81 (3.48%) Data Structures
11 73 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
12 65 (2.79%) Visualisation
13 56 (2.40%) Management Information System
14 55 (2.36%) Market Risk
15 48 (2.06%) Credit Risk
16 40 (1.72%) Grid Computing
17 39 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
18 38 (1.63%) Physics
19 37 (1.59%) Fintech
19 37 (1.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 336 (14.43%) Unix
2 284 (12.19%) Linux
3 154 (6.61%) Windows
4 37 (1.59%) Solaris
5 20 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.43%) AIX
8 10 (0.43%) HPUX
8 10 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.21%) Android
11 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.086%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.086%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.086%) SUSE
12 2 (0.086%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.043%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (12.15%) Asset Management
3 269 (11.55%) Investment Management
4 267 (11.46%) Multithreading
5 227 (9.75%) Project Management
6 219 (9.40%) Low Latency
7 191 (8.20%) Business Analysis
8 188 (8.07%) Risk Management
9 187 (8.03%) OO
10 178 (7.64%) Electronic Trading
11 164 (7.04%) Analytics
12 161 (6.91%) Software Engineering
13 148 (6.35%) MVC
14 141 (6.05%) SDLC
15 127 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 123 (5.28%) OOD
17 120 (5.15%) Wealth Management
18 110 (4.72%) TDD
19 108 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
20 106 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 878 (37.70%) SQL
2 669 (28.72%) C#
3 626 (26.88%) Java
4 414 (17.78%) Python
5 319 (13.70%) C++
6 238 (10.22%) VBA
7 179 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 126 (5.41%) Perl
9 97 (4.16%) T-SQL
10 80 (3.43%) VB
11 77 (3.31%) C
12 59 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 45 (1.93%) Bash Shell
14 44 (1.89%) Scala
14 44 (1.89%) Shell Script
15 29 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 21 (0.90%) MATLAB
17 19 (0.82%) R
18 18 (0.77%) PHP
18 18 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 435 (18.68%) Degree
2 46 (1.98%) PMP
3 45 (1.93%) PMI Certification
4 42 (1.80%) PhD
5 23 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.56%) MCP
9 10 (0.43%) ISEB
9 10 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.43%) MCDST
9 10 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.17%) MCSE
11 2 (0.086%) CFA
11 2 (0.086%) CISM
11 2 (0.086%) CISSP
11 2 (0.086%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.043%) CISA
12 1 (0.043%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.61%) QA
2 47 (2.02%) MiFID
3 20 (0.86%) ISO20022
4 18 (0.77%) SEPA
5 17 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.73%) SLA
6 13 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.39%) Basel III
7 9 (0.39%) FATCA
8 6 (0.26%) EMIR
9 2 (0.086%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.52%) IMail Server
3 9 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.21%) Docker
5 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.086%) GridGain
6 2 (0.086%) HDFS
6 2 (0.086%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.043%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.043%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.043%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
2 19 (0.82%) Control-M
3 14 (0.60%) SCCM
4 10 (0.43%) Puppet
4 10 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.21%) Ansible
6 5 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.13%) Kibana
7 3 (0.13%) logstash
7 3 (0.13%) MOM
8 2 (0.086%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.086%) Mesos
9 1 (0.043%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.043%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.043%) Nagios
9 1 (0.043%) Oozie
9 1 (0.043%) OpenView
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.043%) OVSD
Vendors
1 284 (12.19%) Oracle
2 201 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 139 (5.97%) Sybase
4 128 (5.50%) Bloomberg
5 118 (5.07%) Charles River
6 110 (4.72%) TIBCO
7 64 (2.75%) Murex
8 50 (2.15%) Tableau
9 48 (2.06%) ION Trading
10 31 (1.33%) SimCorp
11 30 (1.29%) Calypso
11 30 (1.29%) Reuters
12 26 (1.12%) Fidessa
12 26 (1.12%) StreamBase
13 24 (1.03%) BT
13 24 (1.03%) Red Box
14 23 (0.99%) IBM
15 20 (0.86%) Informatica
15 20 (0.86%) Splunk
16 19 (0.82%) SunGard
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Ben
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + OTE of £140k-£160k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago