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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 106 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1130 1756 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.83% 3.91% 3.95%
As % of the General category 5.47% 7.17% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1495 1671
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -20.00%
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
20658 24489 26729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 54.57% 54.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17726 20163 21882
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 £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 June 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 June 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 -21 275 £70,000 - 45
Canary Wharf +2 9 £105,000 +75.00%
Docklands, London +6 2 - -
Mayfair -5 2 £86,250 -13.75%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1360 (53.97%) Finance
2 949 (37.66%) SQL
3 729 (28.93%) C#
4 723 (28.69%) Java
5 672 (26.67%) Banking
6 501 (19.88%) Degree
7 482 (19.13%) .NET
8 469 (18.61%) Fixed Income
9 466 (18.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 459 (18.21%) Python
11 454 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
12 448 (17.78%) Equities
13 441 (17.50%) Derivative
14 412 (16.35%) Hedge funds
15 407 (16.15%) C++
16 403 (15.99%) Unix
17 400 (15.87%) SQL Server
18 345 (13.69%) Investment Banking
19 341 (13.53%) Asset Management
20 318 (12.62%) Multithreading
21 305 (12.10%) Computer Science
22 291 (11.55%) Investment Management
23 278 (11.03%) Back Office
24 275 (10.91%) Linux
25 258 (10.24%) Mathematics
26 254 (10.08%) WPF
27 237 (9.40%) Low Latency
28 229 (9.09%) Oracle
29 228 (9.05%) OO
30 226 (8.97%) 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 27 (1.07%) Confluence
1 27 (1.07%) IIS
2 19 (0.75%) SharePoint
3 17 (0.67%) Tomcat
4 15 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (0.52%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.32%) ColdFusion
9 8 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.28%) GemFire
10 7 (0.28%) NServiceBus
10 7 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.20%) CMS
12 3 (0.12%) Jetty
12 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.079%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.079%) IPython
Applications
1 164 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.75%) MS Office
3 39 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
4 30 (1.19%) MS Project
5 24 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.20%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.040%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.040%) Mingle
9 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 97 (3.85%) thinkFolio
2 64 (2.54%) Markit EDM
3 33 (1.31%) LatentZero
4 19 (0.75%) SimCorp Dimension
5 10 (0.40%) Front Arena
6 9 (0.36%) MetaTrader
7 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.32%) Endur
7 8 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
7 8 (0.32%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.24%) LongView
8 6 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.20%) Eikon
9 5 (0.20%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.16%) Finacle
10 4 (0.16%) Kondor
10 4 (0.16%) Northgate Housing
10 4 (0.16%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 4 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 47 (1.87%) SaaS
2 14 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.36%) GitHub
5 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.20%) Force.com
7 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.16%) Heroku
8 2 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.079%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.079%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.040%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.040%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.040%) Office 365
9 1 (0.040%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.27%) Multicast
2 24 (0.95%) Intranet
3 13 (0.52%) Firewall
4 12 (0.48%) DNS
5 11 (0.44%) Internet
6 9 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.32%) LAN
7 8 (0.32%) WAN
8 7 (0.28%) DHCP
9 5 (0.20%) SNMP
10 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.12%) Junos
11 3 (0.12%) VoIP
11 3 (0.12%) WebEx
12 2 (0.079%) HTTP
12 2 (0.079%) Skype
12 2 (0.079%) VPN
12 2 (0.079%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.040%) Broadband
13 1 (0.040%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 110 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 101 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 90 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 86 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (2.14%) Big Data
8 48 (1.90%) KDB
9 44 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (1.59%) NoSQL
11 37 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
13 33 (1.31%) RDBMS
14 29 (1.15%) QlikView
15 25 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 21 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (0.67%) OLAP
17 17 (0.67%) Power BI
17 17 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
18 14 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 87 (3.45%) Maven
2 70 (2.78%) JUnit
3 68 (2.70%) JIRA
4 61 (2.42%) Gradle
5 43 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 39 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (1.23%) TeamCity
8 28 (1.11%) Subversion
9 26 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 25 (0.99%) Git (software)
11 14 (0.56%) Ant
12 11 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (0.36%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.36%) MSTest
14 8 (0.32%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.32%) NUnit
15 7 (0.28%) CruiseControl
15 7 (0.28%) GDB
15 7 (0.28%) Moq
15 7 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 1360 (53.97%) Finance
2 672 (26.67%) Banking
3 345 (13.69%) Investment Banking
4 278 (11.03%) Back Office
5 109 (4.33%) Advertising
6 107 (4.25%) Financial Institution
7 51 (2.02%) Games
7 51 (2.02%) Retail
8 36 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
9 25 (0.99%) Legal
9 25 (0.99%) Marketing
10 14 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.44%) French Language
12 10 (0.40%) Law
13 7 (0.28%) Dutch Language
14 6 (0.24%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.20%) Publishing
16 4 (0.16%) Billing
16 4 (0.16%) International Banking
16 4 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1230 (48.81%) Developer
2 670 (26.59%) Analyst
3 410 (16.27%) C# Developer
4 392 (15.56%) Java Developer
5 312 (12.38%) Business Analyst
6 286 (11.35%) Front Office Developer
7 236 (9.37%) Support Analyst
8 190 (7.54%) .NET Developer
9 188 (7.46%) C++ Developer
10 187 (7.42%) Applications Support
11 178 (7.06%) Senior Developer
12 163 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
13 162 (6.43%) Python Developer
14 120 (4.76%) SQL Developer
15 118 (4.68%) Applications Support Analyst
16 103 (4.09%) Quantitative Developer
17 88 (3.49%) Consultant
18 84 (3.33%) Project Manager
19 81 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
20 75 (2.98%) Front Office Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (19.13%) .NET
2 254 (10.08%) WPF
3 173 (6.87%) FIX Protocol
4 152 (6.03%) WCF
5 137 (5.44%) ASP.NET
6 127 (5.04%) HTML
7 117 (4.64%) XML
8 114 (4.52%) J2SE
9 109 (4.33%) AngularJS
10 106 (4.21%) Spring
11 86 (3.41%) HTML5
12 75 (2.98%) jQuery
12 75 (2.98%) WinForms
13 74 (2.94%) .NET Framework
14 72 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (2.50%) STL
16 62 (2.46%) JDBC
17 52 (2.06%) Web Services
18 47 (1.87%) CSS
19 46 (1.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 469 (18.61%) Fixed Income
2 466 (18.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 448 (17.78%) Equities
4 441 (17.50%) Derivative
5 412 (16.35%) Hedge funds
6 305 (12.10%) Computer Science
7 258 (10.24%) Mathematics
8 220 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
9 159 (6.31%) Algorithms
10 128 (5.08%) Data Structures
10 128 (5.08%) Equity Derivative
11 67 (2.66%) Management Information System
12 62 (2.46%) Visualisation
13 44 (1.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 44 (1.75%) Reference Data
14 42 (1.67%) Fintech
15 41 (1.63%) Physics
16 40 (1.59%) SWIFT
17 36 (1.43%) Market Risk
18 33 (1.31%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 403 (15.99%) Unix
2 275 (10.91%) Linux
3 154 (6.11%) Windows
4 26 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 16 (0.63%) Android
7 15 (0.60%) Solaris
8 11 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.16%) AIX
10 4 (0.16%) HPUX
10 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.079%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.040%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (13.53%) Asset Management
3 318 (12.62%) Multithreading
4 291 (11.55%) Investment Management
5 237 (9.40%) Low Latency
6 228 (9.05%) OO
7 226 (8.97%) Software Engineering
8 194 (7.70%) Project Management
9 185 (7.34%) Risk Management
10 169 (6.71%) Business Analysis
11 164 (6.51%) TDD
12 163 (6.47%) Analytics
13 162 (6.43%) Electronic Trading
14 146 (5.79%) OOD
15 143 (5.67%) SDLC
16 132 (5.24%) MVC
17 131 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 126 (5.00%) Wealth Management
19 119 (4.72%) Algorithmic Trading
20 116 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 949 (37.66%) SQL
2 729 (28.93%) C#
3 723 (28.69%) Java
4 459 (18.21%) Python
5 407 (16.15%) C++
6 187 (7.42%) JavaScript
7 173 (6.87%) VBA
8 100 (3.97%) Perl
9 90 (3.57%) C
10 89 (3.53%) T-SQL
11 43 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 40 (1.59%) VB
13 38 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.19%) Scala
16 24 (0.95%) MATLAB
17 22 (0.87%) PowerShell
18 21 (0.83%) VB.NET
19 18 (0.71%) R
20 14 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 501 (19.88%) Degree
2 42 (1.67%) PMI Certification
2 42 (1.67%) PMP
3 38 (1.51%) PhD
4 28 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (0.83%) ISEB
6 19 (0.75%) CFA
7 8 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.12%) CCIE
9 3 (0.12%) CCNP
9 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.12%) JNCIE
9 3 (0.12%) JNCIP
9 3 (0.12%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.079%) MCSE
10 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.040%) CISSP
11 1 (0.040%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.57%) QA
2 31 (1.23%) MiFID
3 25 (0.99%) ISO20022
4 19 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.75%) SLA
5 18 (0.71%) AIFMD
5 18 (0.71%) SEPA
6 13 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (0.48%) EMIR
8 8 (0.32%) Basel III
9 6 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.20%) FATCA
11 2 (0.079%) COBIT
12 1 (0.040%) Basel II
System Software
1 33 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.12%) Docker
5 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.040%) HDFS
5 1 (0.040%) KVM
5 1 (0.040%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (1.75%) Control-M
2 27 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (0.24%) Ansible
4 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.16%) Puppet
5 3 (0.12%) logstash
5 3 (0.12%) Nagios
5 3 (0.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.079%) Kibana
6 2 (0.079%) MOM
6 2 (0.079%) Salt
7 1 (0.040%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.040%) OpenView
7 1 (0.040%) OVSD
Vendors
1 229 (9.09%) Oracle
2 202 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 137 (5.44%) Bloomberg
4 123 (4.88%) Charles River
5 89 (3.53%) Sybase
6 76 (3.02%) Murex
6 76 (3.02%) TIBCO
7 50 (1.98%) Tableau
8 45 (1.79%) Calypso
9 40 (1.59%) SimCorp
10 37 (1.47%) StreamBase
11 34 (1.35%) Fidessa
12 32 (1.27%) Reuters
13 26 (1.03%) ION Trading
14 20 (0.79%) OpenLink
14 20 (0.79%) Sun
15 18 (0.71%) Currenex
15 18 (0.71%) Red Hat
16 17 (0.67%) SunGard
17 16 (0.63%) Tradeweb
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Package / Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £53000 - £57000 per annum + 20% bonus + other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Source Technology
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday