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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 116 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
-47 0
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1034 1777 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.63% 4.00% 3.92%
As % of the General category 5.04% 7.34% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1518 1660
Median salary £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £41,950
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -15.55%
Front Office
England

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
20513 24217 25935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.14% 54.56% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17641 19996 21108
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £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 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
City of London -41 231 £72,500 +3.57% 55
Canary Wharf +1 9 £105,000 +40.00%
Mayfair +1 3 £62,500 -37.50%
Docklands, London +4 2 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1284 (52.97%) Finance
2 939 (38.74%) SQL
3 729 (30.07%) C#
4 686 (28.30%) Java
5 608 (25.08%) Banking
6 502 (20.71%) Degree
7 483 (19.93%) Fixed Income
8 472 (19.47%) .NET
9 467 (19.27%) Python
10 447 (18.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 438 (18.07%) Derivative
12 424 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
13 415 (17.12%) Equities
14 409 (16.87%) SQL Server
15 383 (15.80%) Hedge funds
16 380 (15.68%) C++
17 375 (15.47%) Unix
18 329 (13.57%) Asset Management
19 302 (12.46%) Investment Banking
20 290 (11.96%) Investment Management
21 287 (11.84%) Computer Science
22 286 (11.80%) Multithreading
23 261 (10.77%) Linux
24 253 (10.44%) Back Office
25 250 (10.31%) Mathematics
26 248 (10.23%) Oracle
27 233 (9.61%) WPF
28 219 (9.03%) Low Latency
29 211 (8.70%) OO
29 211 (8.70%) Software Engineering

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 38 (1.57%) IIS
2 25 (1.03%) Confluence
3 19 (0.78%) Tomcat
4 17 (0.70%) SharePoint
5 13 (0.54%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.41%) NServiceBus
7 10 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.37%) ColdFusion
8 9 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.25%) GemFire
11 5 (0.21%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.17%) CMS
12 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.12%) Jetty
14 2 (0.083%) IPython
14 2 (0.083%) JBoss
Applications
1 159 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 38 (1.57%) MS Office
4 36 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 31 (1.28%) MS Project
6 24 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.21%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.12%) 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 89 (3.67%) thinkFolio
2 55 (2.27%) Markit EDM
3 31 (1.28%) LatentZero
4 16 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
5 12 (0.50%) Endur
5 12 (0.50%) SunGard APT
6 9 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
6 9 (0.37%) MetaTrader
7 8 (0.33%) Front Arena
8 7 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.25%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.21%) Misys Opics
11 4 (0.17%) Eikon
11 4 (0.17%) Finacle
11 4 (0.17%) Northgate Housing
11 4 (0.17%) OpenLink RightAngle
11 4 (0.17%) RMDS
11 4 (0.17%) Temenos T24
12 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.90%) SaaS
2 13 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.50%) GitHub
4 11 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.21%) Heroku
7 3 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.12%) Force.com
8 2 (0.083%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.083%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.041%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.041%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.041%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.041%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.16%) Multicast
2 20 (0.83%) Intranet
3 12 (0.50%) Firewall
4 8 (0.33%) DNS
4 8 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.29%) LAN
5 7 (0.29%) WAN
6 5 (0.21%) SNMP
6 5 (0.21%) WebEx
6 5 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.17%) Internet
8 3 (0.12%) DHCP
8 3 (0.12%) Junos
8 3 (0.12%) VoIP
8 3 (0.12%) VPN
9 2 (0.083%) AMQP
9 2 (0.083%) HTTP
10 1 (0.041%) Broadband
10 1 (0.041%) Network Security
10 1 (0.041%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 100 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 87 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 83 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (2.23%) Big Data
8 42 (1.73%) KDB
9 41 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (1.53%) NoSQL
11 32 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 32 (1.32%) QlikView
11 32 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 21 (0.87%) Power BI
15 18 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.74%) OLAP
16 17 (0.70%) MySQL
17 14 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (2.97%) Maven
2 59 (2.43%) JIRA
2 59 (2.43%) JUnit
3 53 (2.19%) Gradle
4 42 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 31 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 31 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 28 (1.16%) Subversion
8 17 (0.70%) Git (software)
9 12 (0.50%) Ant
10 8 (0.33%) Moq
10 8 (0.33%) MSTest
10 8 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.29%) CruiseControl
11 7 (0.29%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.29%) Selenium
12 6 (0.25%) FitNesse
12 6 (0.25%) NUnit
General
1 1284 (52.97%) Finance
2 608 (25.08%) Banking
3 302 (12.46%) Investment Banking
4 253 (10.44%) Back Office
5 103 (4.25%) Advertising
6 95 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.53%) Games
8 33 (1.36%) Retail
9 30 (1.24%) Corporate Banking
10 18 (0.74%) Legal
10 18 (0.74%) Marketing
11 11 (0.45%) Dutch Language
11 11 (0.45%) French Language
12 9 (0.37%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.29%) Law
13 7 (0.29%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.12%) Billing
15 3 (0.12%) Publishing
16 2 (0.083%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1197 (49.38%) Developer
2 659 (27.19%) Analyst
3 414 (17.08%) C# Developer
4 372 (15.35%) Java Developer
5 312 (12.87%) Business Analyst
6 271 (11.18%) Front Office Developer
7 222 (9.16%) Support Analyst
8 191 (7.88%) .NET Developer
9 181 (7.47%) Applications Support
10 170 (7.01%) C++ Developer
11 164 (6.77%) Senior Developer
12 159 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 151 (6.23%) Python Developer
14 115 (4.74%) Quantitative Developer
15 114 (4.70%) Applications Support Analyst
16 111 (4.58%) SQL Developer
17 85 (3.51%) Consultant
17 85 (3.51%) Project Manager
18 81 (3.34%) Front Office Business Analyst
18 81 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (19.47%) .NET
2 233 (9.61%) WPF
3 159 (6.56%) WCF
4 155 (6.39%) FIX Protocol
5 147 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 135 (5.57%) XML
7 128 (5.28%) HTML
8 124 (5.12%) AngularJS
9 92 (3.80%) J2SE
10 88 (3.63%) Spring
11 86 (3.55%) HTML5
12 80 (3.30%) jQuery
13 72 (2.97%) WinForms
14 71 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 68 (2.81%) .NET Framework
16 63 (2.60%) Web Services
17 55 (2.27%) JMS
18 54 (2.23%) STL
19 50 (2.06%) JDBC
20 41 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 483 (19.93%) Fixed Income
2 447 (18.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 438 (18.07%) Derivative
4 415 (17.12%) Equities
5 383 (15.80%) Hedge funds
6 287 (11.84%) Computer Science
7 250 (10.31%) Mathematics
8 201 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
9 137 (5.65%) Algorithms
10 113 (4.66%) Equity Derivative
11 105 (4.33%) Data Structures
12 65 (2.68%) Management Information System
13 61 (2.52%) Visualisation
14 49 (2.02%) Physics
15 42 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 42 (1.73%) Statistics
16 41 (1.69%) Reference Data
16 41 (1.69%) SWIFT
17 40 (1.65%) Grid Computing
17 40 (1.65%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 375 (15.47%) Unix
2 261 (10.77%) Linux
3 138 (5.69%) Windows
4 23 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 19 (0.78%) Solaris
6 12 (0.50%) Android
6 12 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.25%) AIX
9 6 (0.25%) HPUX
9 6 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.083%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (13.57%) Asset Management
3 290 (11.96%) Investment Management
4 286 (11.80%) Multithreading
5 219 (9.03%) Low Latency
6 211 (8.70%) OO
6 211 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 188 (7.76%) Risk Management
8 186 (7.67%) Project Management
9 170 (7.01%) Analytics
10 168 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 157 (6.48%) TDD
12 149 (6.15%) Electronic Trading
13 147 (6.06%) MVC
14 142 (5.86%) SDLC
15 136 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 128 (5.28%) Wealth Management
17 124 (5.12%) OOD
18 119 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
19 105 (4.33%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 939 (38.74%) SQL
2 729 (30.07%) C#
3 686 (28.30%) Java
4 467 (19.27%) Python
5 380 (15.68%) C++
6 196 (8.09%) JavaScript
7 188 (7.76%) VBA
8 112 (4.62%) Perl
9 94 (3.88%) T-SQL
10 85 (3.51%) C
11 57 (2.35%) VB
12 40 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.61%) PL/SQL
14 38 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.24%) MATLAB
16 27 (1.11%) VB.NET
17 25 (1.03%) Scala
18 20 (0.83%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.83%) R
19 18 (0.74%) Lua
Qualifications
1 502 (20.71%) Degree
2 47 (1.94%) PMP
3 46 (1.90%) PMI Certification
4 40 (1.65%) PhD
5 28 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (0.83%) ISEB
7 14 (0.58%) CFA
8 9 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.12%) CCIE
10 3 (0.12%) CCNP
10 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.12%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.12%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.083%) MCSE
11 2 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.041%) CISA
12 1 (0.041%) CISSP
12 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.041%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.55%) QA
2 34 (1.40%) MiFID
3 25 (1.03%) ISO20022
4 18 (0.74%) SEPA
5 16 (0.66%) SLA
6 14 (0.58%) AIFMD
6 14 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.33%) EMIR
9 6 (0.25%) FATCA
10 5 (0.21%) Basel III
11 1 (0.041%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.083%) Docker
4 2 (0.083%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.041%) HDFS
5 1 (0.041%) KVM
5 1 (0.041%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (1.65%) Control-M
2 27 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.12%) Ansible
4 3 (0.12%) MOM
4 3 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.12%) Puppet
4 3 (0.12%) SCCM
5 2 (0.083%) Nagios
5 2 (0.083%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.041%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.041%) OpenView
6 1 (0.041%) OVSD
Vendors
1 248 (10.23%) Oracle
2 198 (8.17%) Microsoft
3 130 (5.36%) Bloomberg
4 127 (5.24%) Charles River
5 106 (4.37%) Sybase
6 77 (3.18%) TIBCO
7 66 (2.72%) Murex
8 55 (2.27%) Tableau
9 40 (1.65%) Calypso
10 36 (1.49%) SimCorp
11 34 (1.40%) ION Trading
12 32 (1.32%) StreamBase
13 29 (1.20%) Fidessa
14 28 (1.16%) Reuters
15 23 (0.95%) OpenLink
16 22 (0.91%) SunGard
17 19 (0.78%) Sun
18 18 (0.74%) Currenex
19 15 (0.62%) Red Hat
20 14 (0.58%) FactSet
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £73000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Package / Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago