The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 154 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -23
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1995 2475 3147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.83% 2.42% 2.84%
As % of the General category 4.13% 5.53% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 2081 2704
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- -0.55%
General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48302 44730 50008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.80% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37972 35930 42621
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 1882 £70,750 -5.66% 226
South East +18 75 £35,000 +7.69% 6
West Midlands -2 15 £50,000 +42.85%
North West +11 10 £35,000 -17.64%
East of England 0 9 £65,000 +92.59% 1
East Midlands -15 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire -39 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 1821 (44.02%) Finance
2 1519 (36.72%) SQL
3 1463 (35.36%) Java
4 1331 (32.17%) Banking
5 1161 (28.06%) C#
6 937 (22.65%) Derivative
7 896 (21.66%) Degree
8 840 (20.30%) Investment Banking
9 822 (19.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 807 (19.51%) Equities
11 785 (18.98%) UNIX
12 745 (18.01%) Multithreading
13 725 (17.52%) Fixed Income
14 705 (17.04%) .NET
15 654 (15.81%) SQL Server
16 606 (14.65%) Linux
17 572 (13.83%) C++
18 537 (12.98%) Computer Science
19 532 (12.86%) Low Latency
20 495 (11.97%) WPF
21 468 (11.31%) OO
22 451 (10.90%) Python
23 448 (10.83%) Oracle
24 439 (10.61%) Windows
25 429 (10.37%) Hedge funds
26 425 (10.27%) Risk Management
27 417 (10.08%) Back Office
28 367 (8.87%) Asset Management
29 362 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
30 340 (8.22%) Mathematics

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (1.31%) TIBCO EMS
2 47 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 44 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
4 34 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 33 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 24 (0.58%) IIS
7 23 (0.56%) Apache
8 20 (0.48%) SharePoint
8 20 (0.48%) Confluence
9 19 (0.46%) IBM Notes
10 17 (0.41%) GemFire
11 15 (0.36%) MS Exchange
12 13 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.27%) Node.js
14 9 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (0.19%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
16 3 (0.073%) MTS
Applications
1 250 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 130 (3.14%) MS Office
3 39 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 22 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.48%) MS Project
6 7 (0.17%) LaTeX
7 5 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.048%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 74 (1.79%) LatentZero
2 64 (1.55%) Markit EDM
3 32 (0.77%) RMDS
4 24 (0.58%) ION MarketView
5 15 (0.36%) Summit
6 14 (0.34%) Endur
6 14 (0.34%) Front Arena
7 13 (0.31%) Kondor+
8 11 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
10 7 (0.17%) Adaptiv
11 6 (0.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
12 5 (0.12%) Eikon
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.12%) SAP CRM
13 4 (0.097%) Global One
13 4 (0.097%) Sentinel
13 4 (0.097%) SimCorp Dimension
14 3 (0.073%) Brady Trinity
14 3 (0.073%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 88 (2.13%) SaaS
2 12 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.024%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 89 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 89 (2.15%) Internet
2 41 (0.99%) SMTP
3 30 (0.73%) HTTP
4 25 (0.60%) Firewall
5 21 (0.51%) FTP
6 19 (0.46%) SAN
7 14 (0.34%) DHCP
7 14 (0.34%) NAS
8 10 (0.24%) DNS
9 7 (0.17%) LDAP
9 7 (0.17%) Multicast
9 7 (0.17%) BGP
10 6 (0.15%) Intranet
10 6 (0.15%) VoIP
11 5 (0.12%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.097%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.097%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.073%) VPN
13 3 (0.073%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 149 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 138 (3.34%) KDB
4 125 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 107 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 63 (1.52%) MySQL
7 63 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (1.28%) Big Data
9 49 (1.18%) DB2
10 43 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 35 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 35 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (0.82%) QlikView
13 33 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (0.80%) Data Mining
14 32 (0.77%) NoSQL
15 31 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 31 (0.75%) Hadoop
16 22 (0.53%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 80 (1.93%) Eclipse
1 80 (1.93%) Subversion
2 72 (1.74%) JUnit
3 57 (1.38%) Maven
4 55 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 53 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (1.23%) NUnit
7 49 (1.18%) JIRA
8 36 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
9 27 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 21 (0.51%) NetBeans
10 21 (0.51%) TeamCity
11 19 (0.46%) Selenium
11 19 (0.46%) Mockito
12 18 (0.44%) Git (software)
12 18 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 18 (0.44%) Ant
13 17 (0.41%) jMock
14 15 (0.36%) LoadRunner
15 14 (0.34%) MSBuild
General
1 1821 (44.02%) Finance
2 1331 (32.17%) Banking
3 840 (20.30%) Investment Banking
4 417 (10.08%) Back Office
5 112 (2.71%) Retail
6 89 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 78 (1.89%) Legal
8 72 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 65 (1.57%) Marketing
10 57 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 36 (0.87%) German Language
12 30 (0.73%) Games
13 29 (0.70%) Music Industry
14 28 (0.68%) Dutch Language
15 25 (0.60%) General Ledger
16 18 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
17 14 (0.34%) French Language
18 11 (0.27%) Advertising
19 10 (0.24%) Billing
20 9 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2122 (51.29%) Developer
2 1011 (24.44%) Analyst
3 794 (19.19%) Java Developer
4 571 (13.80%) C# Developer
5 456 (11.02%) Business Analyst
6 389 (9.40%) Support Analyst
7 374 (9.04%) Applications Support
8 241 (5.83%) Senior Developer
9 222 (5.37%) Front Office Developer
10 210 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
11 188 (4.54%) C++ Developer
12 128 (3.09%) WPF Developer
13 127 (3.07%) Consultant
14 123 (2.97%) Project Manager
15 108 (2.61%) Junior
16 99 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
17 96 (2.32%) Lead Developer
17 96 (2.32%) Python Developer
17 96 (2.32%) C# .NET Developer
18 93 (2.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 705 (17.04%) .NET
2 495 (11.97%) WPF
3 287 (6.94%) Spring
4 229 (5.54%) XML
5 220 (5.32%) WCF
6 202 (4.88%) HTML
7 189 (4.57%) WinForms
8 178 (4.30%) ASP.NET
9 140 (3.38%) Middleware
10 113 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 113 (2.73%) FIX Protocol
11 112 (2.71%) CSS
12 100 (2.42%) J2EE
13 91 (2.20%) HTML5
14 89 (2.15%) Rendezvous
15 87 (2.10%) Hibernate
16 75 (1.81%) JMS
17 63 (1.52%) JSP
18 59 (1.43%) Servlets
19 58 (1.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 937 (22.65%) Derivative
2 822 (19.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 807 (19.51%) Equities
4 725 (17.52%) Fixed Income
5 537 (12.98%) Computer Science
6 429 (10.37%) Hedge funds
7 340 (8.22%) Mathematics
8 313 (7.57%) Equity Derivative
9 119 (2.88%) Credit Derivative
10 118 (2.85%) Physics
10 118 (2.85%) Credit Risk
11 108 (2.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 105 (2.54%) Market Risk
13 80 (1.93%) Client/Server
14 64 (1.55%) Open Source
15 61 (1.47%) Grid Computing
16 57 (1.38%) N-Tier
17 52 (1.26%) Reference Data
18 37 (0.89%) Blackberry
18 37 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 785 (18.98%) UNIX
2 606 (14.65%) Linux
3 439 (10.61%) Windows
4 76 (1.84%) Solaris
5 48 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 28 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.24%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.12%) HPUX
11 4 (0.097%) AIX
11 4 (0.097%) CentOS
11 4 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.048%) Android
12 2 (0.048%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.024%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (18.01%) Multithreading
2 532 (12.86%) Low Latency
3 468 (11.31%) OO
4 425 (10.27%) Risk Management
5 367 (8.87%) Asset Management
6 362 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
7 330 (7.98%) Electronic Trading
8 324 (7.83%) Algorithmic Trading
9 318 (7.69%) TDD
10 306 (7.40%) Investment Management
11 303 (7.32%) Business Analysis
12 280 (6.77%) Analytics
13 272 (6.57%) Software Engineering
13 272 (6.57%) Project Management
14 153 (3.70%) Scrum
15 152 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 149 (3.60%) E-Commerce
17 145 (3.50%) MVVM
18 143 (3.46%) Migration
19 127 (3.07%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 1519 (36.72%) SQL
2 1463 (35.36%) Java
3 1161 (28.06%) C#
4 572 (13.83%) C++
5 451 (10.90%) Python
6 315 (7.61%) VBA
7 301 (7.28%) Perl
8 195 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 115 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 103 (2.49%) C
11 85 (2.05%) Shell Script
12 75 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 69 (1.67%) Scala
14 44 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 41 (0.99%) Delphi
16 38 (0.92%) VB
17 37 (0.89%) Ruby
18 34 (0.82%) PL/SQL
19 33 (0.80%) VB.NET
20 30 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 896 (21.66%) Degree
2 64 (1.55%) PMI Certification
3 62 (1.50%) PMP
4 47 (1.14%) PhD
5 34 (0.82%) CFA
6 31 (0.75%) ISEB
7 26 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.15%) OCA
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.15%) MOS
11 5 (0.12%) MCP
12 4 (0.097%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.097%) MCSE
12 4 (0.097%) IIBA
13 3 (0.073%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.048%) CRISC
14 2 (0.048%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (4.81%) QA
2 33 (0.80%) Solvency II
3 31 (0.75%) EMIR
4 30 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
4 30 (0.73%) SLA
5 14 (0.34%) CRD IV
6 13 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.22%) COBIT
8 6 (0.15%) MiFID
8 6 (0.15%) FATCA
8 6 (0.15%) COREP
9 4 (0.097%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.073%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.048%) Basel III
11 2 (0.048%) FINREP
11 2 (0.048%) UCITS
12 1 (0.024%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.024%) Basel II
System Software
1 49 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 41 (0.99%) IMail Server
3 15 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.097%) NFS
7 2 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.024%) XenApp
8 1 (0.024%) vSphere
8 1 (0.024%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.024%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.024%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
2 28 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (0.44%) Control-M
4 11 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.17%) SCCM
6 5 (0.12%) SCOM
6 5 (0.12%) CFEngine
7 4 (0.097%) Puppet
7 4 (0.097%) Nagios
8 2 (0.048%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.048%) YUM
8 2 (0.048%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.048%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.024%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.024%) Foglight
Vendors
1 448 (10.83%) Oracle
2 336 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 305 (7.37%) Sybase
4 182 (4.40%) Bloomberg
5 181 (4.38%) TIBCO
6 129 (3.12%) thinkFolio
7 112 (2.71%) Fidessa
8 97 (2.34%) Charles River
9 95 (2.30%) Reuters
10 81 (1.96%) ION Trading
11 75 (1.81%) Murex
12 71 (1.72%) 29West
13 63 (1.52%) SunGard
14 59 (1.43%) Informatica
15 52 (1.26%) Red Hat
16 43 (1.04%) IBM
17 38 (0.92%) Calypso
18 36 (0.87%) Citrix
19 35 (0.85%) HP
20 33 (0.80%) Business Objects
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Uncapped Bonus Potential
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + FRONT OFFICE BONUS
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Front Office Banking Bonus Potential
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25,000 - £40,000 plus bonus and goo
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £120000 to £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago