The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
England / London
Rank 117 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 872 1333 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.62% 3.24% 3.36%
As % of the General category 5.13% 6.11% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1129 1214
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17006 21813 22518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.04% 53.02% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14268 18520 18773
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £86,875
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front Office
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the London region.

Front Office Salary Trend in London

Front Office
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Front Office Salary Histogram in London

Front Office
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London -9 245 £80,000 +14.28% 46
Canary Wharf - 11 £90,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £67,500 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1057 (56.19%) Finance
2 722 (38.38%) SQL
3 663 (35.25%) Banking
4 587 (31.21%) Java
5 487 (25.89%) C#
6 372 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
7 370 (19.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 349 (18.55%) Degree
9 331 (17.60%) Derivative
10 323 (17.17%) Linux
11 302 (16.06%) Investment Banking
12 299 (15.90%) Unix
13 276 (14.67%) .NET
14 275 (14.62%) Python
14 275 (14.62%) Fixed Income
15 262 (13.93%) Equities
16 260 (13.82%) Multithreading
17 259 (13.77%) C++
18 256 (13.61%) Electronic Trading
19 230 (12.23%) SQL Server
20 228 (12.12%) Low Latency
21 200 (10.63%) Computer Science
22 192 (10.21%) FIX Protocol
23 188 (9.99%) Oracle
24 187 (9.94%) Back Office
25 184 (9.78%) Investment Management
26 183 (9.73%) SDLC
27 178 (9.46%) Business Analysis
28 172 (9.14%) JavaScript
29 169 (8.98%) Hedge funds

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 42 (2.23%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.13%) IIS
3 38 (2.02%) Confluence
4 32 (1.70%) Apache
5 21 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 18 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 17 (0.90%) Jetty
8 13 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.58%) MQSeries
10 10 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.48%) IBM Notes
11 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.37%) JBoss
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.21%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 92 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.58%) MS Project
3 11 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.48%) MS Office
5 8 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.32%) Stata
7 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 45 (2.39%) thinkFolio
2 18 (0.96%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.58%) ION MarketView
4 10 (0.53%) SimCorp Dimension
5 8 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 8 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.43%) Front Arena
6 6 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
6 6 (0.32%) LatentZero
6 6 (0.32%) Summit
7 4 (0.21%) Eze OMS
8 3 (0.16%) Endur
8 3 (0.16%) Kondor
8 3 (0.16%) Orchestrade
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.11%) RMDS
9 2 (0.11%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SunGard APT
10 1 (0.053%) Softmar
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.48%) SaaS
4 7 (0.37%) GitHub
5 3 (0.16%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.053%) Apcera
6 1 (0.053%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.053%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.12%) FIX Connectivity
2 12 (0.64%) Multicast
2 12 (0.64%) SAN
3 11 (0.58%) LDAP
3 11 (0.58%) SSL
3 11 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.37%) DNS
4 7 (0.37%) Firewall
5 5 (0.27%) BGP
6 4 (0.21%) IGMP
6 4 (0.21%) MPLS
6 4 (0.21%) VPN
7 3 (0.16%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (0.16%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (0.16%) DEFINITY
7 3 (0.16%) FTP
7 3 (0.16%) HTTP
7 3 (0.16%) Wireless
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 55 (2.92%) Big Data
4 53 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 46 (2.45%) KDB
6 45 (2.39%) MySQL
7 29 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 28 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.06%) QlikView
11 15 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (0.69%) Power BI
12 13 (0.69%) Sybase ASE
13 11 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.58%) MongoDB
13 11 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (6.38%) Maven
2 94 (5.00%) JUnit
3 78 (4.15%) Gradle
4 62 (3.30%) Subversion
5 59 (3.14%) JIRA
6 43 (2.29%) Git (software)
7 32 (1.70%) Eclipse
7 32 (1.70%) NUnit
8 29 (1.54%) Cucumber
8 29 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (1.33%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.06%) Jenkins
11 19 (1.01%) Selenium
12 17 (0.90%) FishEye
12 17 (0.90%) Grunt
13 16 (0.85%) SpecFlow
13 16 (0.85%) Visual Studio
14 15 (0.80%) FitNesse
15 14 (0.74%) gulp
16 12 (0.64%) IntelliJ
General
1 1057 (56.19%) Finance
2 663 (35.25%) Banking
3 302 (16.06%) Investment Banking
4 187 (9.94%) Back Office
5 49 (2.60%) Advertising
6 38 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
7 34 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 30 (1.59%) Billing
9 27 (1.44%) Retail
10 16 (0.85%) Music Industry
11 14 (0.74%) Legal
12 11 (0.58%) Games
12 11 (0.58%) Marketing
12 11 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.53%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.27%) Electronics
15 5 (0.27%) French Language
15 5 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 951 (50.56%) Developer
2 426 (22.65%) Analyst
3 393 (20.89%) Java Developer
4 243 (12.92%) Front Office Developer
5 227 (12.07%) Business Analyst
6 226 (12.01%) C# Developer
7 189 (10.05%) Senior Developer
8 131 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 126 (6.70%) Support Analyst
10 124 (6.59%) Applications Support
11 104 (5.53%) C++ Developer
12 82 (4.36%) Applications Support Analyst
13 71 (3.77%) Project Manager
14 65 (3.46%) Architect
15 60 (3.19%) .NET Developer
15 60 (3.19%) SQL Developer
16 59 (3.14%) Java Pricing Developer
16 59 (3.14%) Team Leader
17 58 (3.08%) Junior
18 55 (2.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (14.67%) .NET
2 192 (10.21%) FIX Protocol
3 158 (8.40%) HTML
3 158 (8.40%) WPF
4 151 (8.03%) XML
5 143 (7.60%) Spring
6 114 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 93 (4.94%) JMS
8 85 (4.52%) WCF
9 82 (4.36%) J2SE
10 76 (4.04%) ASP.NET
10 76 (4.04%) JDBC
11 69 (3.67%) HTML5
12 66 (3.51%) CSS
13 57 (3.03%) Web Services
14 53 (2.82%) TIBCO EMS
15 52 (2.76%) Hibernate
16 51 (2.71%) Ultra Messaging
17 48 (2.55%) Middleware
18 44 (2.34%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 370 (19.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 331 (17.60%) Derivative
3 275 (14.62%) Fixed Income
4 262 (13.93%) Equities
5 200 (10.63%) Computer Science
6 169 (8.98%) Hedge funds
7 153 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
8 145 (7.71%) Mathematics
9 70 (3.72%) Algorithms
10 60 (3.19%) Visualisation
11 51 (2.71%) Equity Derivative
12 50 (2.66%) Data Structures
12 50 (2.66%) Fintech
12 50 (2.66%) Market Risk
13 47 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
14 41 (2.18%) Credit Risk
15 39 (2.07%) Physics
16 35 (1.86%) Client/Server
17 32 (1.70%) Management Information System
18 28 (1.49%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 323 (17.17%) Linux
2 299 (15.90%) Unix
3 119 (6.33%) Windows
4 38 (2.02%) Solaris
5 24 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (0.96%) Windows 7
7 16 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.58%) CentOS
9 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.16%) AIX
10 3 (0.16%) Android
10 3 (0.16%) HPUX
10 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.053%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (13.82%) Multithreading
3 256 (13.61%) Electronic Trading
4 228 (12.12%) Low Latency
5 184 (9.78%) Investment Management
6 183 (9.73%) SDLC
7 178 (9.46%) Business Analysis
8 163 (8.67%) OO
9 162 (8.61%) Analytics
9 162 (8.61%) Asset Management
10 159 (8.45%) Risk Management
11 156 (8.29%) Project Management
12 126 (6.70%) OOD
13 113 (6.01%) Algorithmic Trading
14 101 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
15 99 (5.26%) Software Engineering
16 97 (5.16%) MVC
16 97 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
17 89 (4.73%) Fund Management
18 79 (4.20%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 722 (38.38%) SQL
2 587 (31.21%) Java
3 487 (25.89%) C#
4 275 (14.62%) Python
5 259 (13.77%) C++
6 172 (9.14%) JavaScript
7 145 (7.71%) VBA
8 129 (6.86%) Perl
9 69 (3.67%) Scala
10 63 (3.35%) T-SQL
11 52 (2.76%) C
12 44 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 42 (2.23%) Shell Script
14 39 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.97%) VB
16 32 (1.70%) PHP
17 30 (1.59%) TypeScript
18 29 (1.54%) MATLAB
18 29 (1.54%) R
19 14 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 349 (18.55%) Degree
2 44 (2.34%) PhD
3 30 (1.59%) PMI Certification
4 25 (1.33%) Postgraduate
5 14 (0.74%) PMP
6 12 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.37%) CFA
8 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.21%) ISEB
10 3 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.11%) CCAB
11 2 (0.11%) MBA
12 1 (0.053%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.053%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.053%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.053%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (6.54%) QA
2 90 (4.78%) MiFID
3 23 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (1.22%) EMIR
4 12 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.48%) SLA
6 6 (0.32%) Basel III
6 6 (0.32%) FATCA
7 3 (0.16%) IFRS
8 2 (0.11%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.053%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.053%) COREP
9 1 (0.053%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.053%) FINREP
9 1 (0.053%) SEPA
System Software
1 18 (0.96%) Docker
2 16 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.27%) NFS
4 5 (0.27%) Samba
5 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.11%) GridGain
6 2 (0.11%) HDFS
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.053%) LXC
7 1 (0.053%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.053%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.12%) Puppet
2 18 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
3 17 (0.90%) Ansible
4 12 (0.64%) Control-M
5 9 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.27%) SCCM
8 4 (0.21%) Endace
9 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.16%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.11%) Oozie
10 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.053%) Kibana
11 1 (0.053%) logstash
11 1 (0.053%) Mesos
11 1 (0.053%) MOM
11 1 (0.053%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 188 (9.99%) Oracle
2 124 (6.59%) Sybase
3 114 (6.06%) TIBCO
4 103 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 86 (4.57%) Murex
6 72 (3.83%) Bloomberg
7 60 (3.19%) Charles River
8 39 (2.07%) ION Trading
9 30 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 27 (1.44%) SimCorp
11 25 (1.33%) IBM
12 20 (1.06%) Tableau
13 18 (0.96%) Citrix
13 18 (0.96%) Reuters
14 17 (0.90%) Fidessa
14 17 (0.90%) StreamBase
15 16 (0.85%) Solace
16 14 (0.74%) BT
16 14 (0.74%) Red Box
17 13 (0.69%) Calypso
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum £85000 + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £115000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + pension + bonus + PMI etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago