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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 113 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1034 1775 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.64% 4.09% 3.91%
As % of the General category 5.02% 7.45% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1499 1611
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+39.61% -14.44%
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
20612 23825 24851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.61% 54.93% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17781 19828 20036
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 £87,500
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 30 August 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 30 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
City of London -44 229 £70,000 - 43
Docklands, London +5 4 - -
Canary Wharf -8 4 £105,000 +40.00%
Mayfair -1 2 £62,500 -26.47%
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1227 (53.28%) Finance
2 892 (38.73%) SQL
3 681 (29.57%) C#
4 659 (28.61%) Java
5 602 (26.14%) Banking
6 474 (20.58%) Degree
7 464 (20.15%) Fixed Income
8 456 (19.80%) Python
9 430 (18.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 419 (18.19%) Derivative
11 417 (18.11%) .NET
11 417 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
12 389 (16.89%) SQL Server
13 367 (15.94%) Equities
14 351 (15.24%) Unix
15 348 (15.11%) C++
16 317 (13.76%) Hedge funds
17 303 (13.16%) Investment Banking
18 299 (12.98%) Asset Management
19 273 (11.85%) Multithreading
20 272 (11.81%) Investment Management
21 264 (11.46%) Oracle
22 262 (11.38%) Linux
23 255 (11.07%) Computer Science
24 243 (10.55%) Back Office
25 233 (10.12%) Mathematics
26 225 (9.77%) VBA
27 214 (9.29%) WPF
28 205 (8.90%) Low Latency
28 205 (8.90%) Analytical Skills

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 49 (2.13%) IIS
2 24 (1.04%) Tomcat
3 19 (0.83%) Apache Spark
3 19 (0.83%) Confluence
4 14 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 14 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 12 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 10 (0.43%) NServiceBus
7 9 (0.39%) MQSeries
8 8 (0.35%) ColdFusion
8 8 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.30%) Apache
9 7 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.22%) CMS
12 4 (0.17%) GemFire
12 4 (0.17%) Jetty
13 3 (0.13%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 151 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 36 (1.56%) MS Office
4 31 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (1.09%) MS Project
6 24 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.22%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.043%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 79 (3.43%) thinkFolio
2 43 (1.87%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.91%) LatentZero
4 14 (0.61%) SunGard APT
5 13 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
6 12 (0.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 9 (0.39%) Endur
8 7 (0.30%) Front Arena
9 6 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
9 6 (0.26%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.22%) MetaTrader
11 4 (0.17%) Eikon
11 4 (0.17%) Misys Opics
11 4 (0.17%) OpenLink RightAngle
11 4 (0.17%) RMDS
12 3 (0.13%) Finacle
12 3 (0.13%) Summit
12 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.04%) SaaS
2 13 (0.56%) GitHub
3 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.22%) Heroku
8 4 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.087%) Apcera
10 2 (0.087%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.087%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.087%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.043%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.043%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.043%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.04%) Multicast
2 10 (0.43%) Intranet
3 9 (0.39%) Firewall
4 7 (0.30%) DNS
4 7 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.22%) WebEx
5 5 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.17%) Internet
6 4 (0.17%) LAN
6 4 (0.17%) WAN
7 3 (0.13%) DHCP
7 3 (0.13%) Junos
7 3 (0.13%) VoIP
7 3 (0.13%) VPN
8 2 (0.087%) AMQP
8 2 (0.087%) HTTP
8 2 (0.087%) SNMP
9 1 (0.043%) Broadband
9 1 (0.043%) FTP
9 1 (0.043%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 88 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
4 85 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 77 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 68 (2.95%) Big Data
8 45 (1.95%) KDB
9 43 (1.87%) QlikView
10 34 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (1.35%) Hadoop
11 31 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 30 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 27 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 26 (1.13%) MySQL
15 24 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
15 24 (1.04%) Power BI
16 22 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (0.91%) Sybase ASE
18 19 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 73 (3.17%) Maven
2 54 (2.34%) JUnit
3 48 (2.08%) Gradle
3 48 (2.08%) JIRA
4 37 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 32 (1.39%) Subversion
7 26 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 20 (0.87%) Visual Studio
9 18 (0.78%) Git (software)
10 16 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.61%) Ant
12 9 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.39%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.35%) NUnit
13 8 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (0.30%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.30%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.30%) Log4j
14 7 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 1227 (53.28%) Finance
2 602 (26.14%) Banking
3 303 (13.16%) Investment Banking
4 243 (10.55%) Back Office
5 94 (4.08%) Advertising
6 82 (3.56%) Financial Institution
7 33 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
8 32 (1.39%) Games
9 31 (1.35%) Retail
10 17 (0.74%) Marketing
11 16 (0.69%) Dutch Language
11 16 (0.69%) Legal
12 10 (0.43%) French Language
12 10 (0.43%) Private Banking
13 9 (0.39%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.35%) Billing
15 7 (0.30%) Law
16 6 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
18 3 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1138 (49.41%) Developer
2 640 (27.79%) Analyst
3 375 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 355 (15.41%) C# Developer
5 328 (14.24%) Business Analyst
6 258 (11.20%) Front Office Developer
7 182 (7.90%) Support Analyst
8 174 (7.56%) Senior Developer
9 162 (7.03%) Applications Support
9 162 (7.03%) C++ Developer
10 157 (6.82%) .NET Developer
11 131 (5.69%) Python Developer
12 130 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 104 (4.52%) SQL Developer
14 101 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
15 100 (4.34%) Quantitative Developer
16 99 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
17 90 (3.91%) Front Office Business Analyst
18 79 (3.43%) Consultant
19 76 (3.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (18.11%) .NET
2 214 (9.29%) WPF
3 145 (6.30%) WCF
4 137 (5.95%) XML
5 136 (5.91%) ASP.NET
6 134 (5.82%) FIX Protocol
7 123 (5.34%) HTML
8 121 (5.25%) AngularJS
9 85 (3.69%) Spring
10 84 (3.65%) JMS
11 78 (3.39%) J2SE
12 76 (3.30%) HTML5
13 75 (3.26%) Web Services
14 72 (3.13%) jQuery
15 60 (2.61%) .NET Framework
16 59 (2.56%) WinForms
17 56 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (2.26%) STL
19 48 (2.08%) JDBC
20 40 (1.74%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 464 (20.15%) Fixed Income
2 430 (18.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 419 (18.19%) Derivative
4 367 (15.94%) Equities
5 317 (13.76%) Hedge funds
6 255 (11.07%) Computer Science
7 233 (10.12%) Mathematics
8 205 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
9 116 (5.04%) Algorithms
10 96 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
11 84 (3.65%) Data Structures
12 63 (2.74%) Visualisation
13 55 (2.39%) Management Information System
14 48 (2.08%) Market Risk
15 43 (1.87%) Credit Risk
15 43 (1.87%) Physics
16 41 (1.78%) Grid Computing
17 40 (1.74%) Statistics
18 39 (1.69%) SWIFT
19 36 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 351 (15.24%) Unix
2 262 (11.38%) Linux
3 135 (5.86%) Windows
4 29 (1.26%) Solaris
5 19 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.48%) Android
7 10 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.35%) AIX
9 8 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.35%) HPUX
9 8 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.087%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.087%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (12.98%) Asset Management
3 273 (11.85%) Multithreading
4 272 (11.81%) Investment Management
5 205 (8.90%) Low Latency
6 194 (8.42%) OO
7 189 (8.21%) Risk Management
8 184 (7.99%) Project Management
9 182 (7.90%) Software Engineering
10 178 (7.73%) Business Analysis
11 163 (7.08%) Analytics
12 159 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
13 137 (5.95%) MVC
13 137 (5.95%) SDLC
14 131 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 130 (5.64%) Wealth Management
16 129 (5.60%) TDD
17 118 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
17 118 (5.12%) OOD
18 98 (4.26%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 892 (38.73%) SQL
2 681 (29.57%) C#
3 659 (28.61%) Java
4 456 (19.80%) Python
5 348 (15.11%) C++
6 225 (9.77%) VBA
7 189 (8.21%) JavaScript
8 127 (5.51%) Perl
9 101 (4.39%) T-SQL
10 81 (3.52%) C
11 70 (3.04%) VB
12 47 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 41 (1.78%) Bash Shell
13 41 (1.78%) Shell Script
14 28 (1.22%) Scala
15 25 (1.09%) MATLAB
16 22 (0.96%) VB.NET
17 21 (0.91%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.87%) R
19 16 (0.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 474 (20.58%) Degree
2 49 (2.13%) PMP
3 48 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 44 (1.91%) PhD
5 25 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (0.65%) ISEB
7 9 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.26%) CFA
9 3 (0.13%) CCIE
9 3 (0.13%) CCNP
9 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.13%) JNCIE
9 3 (0.13%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.087%) CISM
10 2 (0.087%) CISSP
10 2 (0.087%) MCSE
10 2 (0.087%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.087%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.043%) CISA
11 1 (0.043%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.91%) QA
2 41 (1.78%) MiFID
3 23 (1.00%) ISO20022
4 18 (0.78%) SEPA
5 15 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.56%) SLA
7 9 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.35%) FATCA
9 7 (0.30%) EMIR
10 6 (0.26%) Basel III
11 5 (0.22%) AIFMD
12 2 (0.087%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (0.13%) Docker
3 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.043%) HDFS
5 1 (0.043%) KVM
5 1 (0.043%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (1.13%) Control-M
1 26 (1.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (0.43%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.17%) Puppet
4 3 (0.13%) MOM
4 3 (0.13%) SCCM
5 2 (0.087%) Ansible
5 2 (0.087%) Kibana
5 2 (0.087%) logstash
5 2 (0.087%) Mesos
6 1 (0.043%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.043%) Nagios
6 1 (0.043%) OpenView
6 1 (0.043%) OVSD
Vendors
1 264 (11.46%) Oracle
2 177 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 129 (5.60%) Sybase
4 125 (5.43%) Bloomberg
5 120 (5.21%) Charles River
6 105 (4.56%) TIBCO
7 66 (2.87%) Murex
8 57 (2.48%) Tableau
9 44 (1.91%) ION Trading
10 35 (1.52%) Calypso
11 31 (1.35%) SimCorp
12 30 (1.30%) StreamBase
13 26 (1.13%) Fidessa
14 23 (1.00%) Reuters
15 21 (0.91%) OpenLink
15 21 (0.91%) SunGard
16 18 (0.78%) IBM
16 18 (0.78%) Splunk
17 17 (0.74%) Red Hat
18 16 (0.69%) Informatica
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 15% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago