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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 98 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1266 1633 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.14% 3.77% 3.82%
As % of the General category 5.98% 6.95% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1377 1591
Median salary £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £97,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
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
21163 23498 26641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.49% 54.29% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18054 19257 21809
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +2 341 £70,000 +3.70% 42
Canary Wharf +4 8 £105,000 +75.00%
Mayfair -6 4 £100,000 +29.03%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 1413 (54.83%) Finance
2 966 (37.49%) SQL
3 774 (30.03%) Java
4 737 (28.60%) C#
5 722 (28.02%) Banking
6 511 (19.83%) Degree
7 485 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
8 479 (18.59%) .NET
9 470 (18.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 464 (18.01%) Python
11 458 (17.77%) Equities
12 451 (17.50%) Fixed Income
13 435 (16.88%) Hedge funds
14 426 (16.53%) Derivative
15 416 (16.14%) C++
16 414 (16.07%) Unix
17 391 (15.17%) SQL Server
18 371 (14.40%) Investment Banking
19 327 (12.69%) Asset Management
20 325 (12.61%) Multithreading
21 324 (12.57%) Computer Science
22 301 (11.68%) Back Office
23 290 (11.25%) Linux
24 280 (10.87%) Mathematics
25 279 (10.83%) Investment Management
26 244 (9.47%) WPF
26 244 (9.47%) Low Latency
27 241 (9.35%) OO
28 235 (9.12%) Software Engineering
29 232 (9.00%) Oracle

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 (1.47%) Node.js
2 28 (1.09%) Confluence
3 25 (0.97%) IIS
4 21 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 20 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 18 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 13 (0.50%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.31%) ColdFusion
11 8 (0.31%) GemFire
11 8 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.23%) Jetty
14 5 (0.19%) CMS
15 4 (0.16%) Apache
15 4 (0.16%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 172 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 35 (1.36%) MS Office
4 30 (1.16%) MS Project
5 24 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.19%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.039%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.039%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 100 (3.88%) thinkFolio
2 72 (2.79%) Markit EDM
3 31 (1.20%) LatentZero
4 18 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
5 10 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
5 10 (0.39%) Front Arena
6 9 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.35%) MetaTrader
7 8 (0.31%) Eikon
7 8 (0.31%) Endur
7 8 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
7 8 (0.31%) ION MarketView
8 7 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.23%) LongView
9 6 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 5 (0.19%) Kondor
10 5 (0.19%) Misys Opics
10 5 (0.19%) RMDS
10 5 (0.19%) Salerio
11 4 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.86%) SaaS
2 14 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.23%) GitHub
6 5 (0.19%) Force.com
7 2 (0.078%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.078%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.078%) Heroku
7 2 (0.078%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.039%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.039%) IaaS
8 1 (0.039%) Office 365
8 1 (0.039%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.32%) Multicast
2 28 (1.09%) Intranet
3 13 (0.50%) Firewall
3 13 (0.50%) Internet
4 11 (0.43%) DNS
5 9 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.31%) LAN
6 8 (0.31%) WAN
7 5 (0.19%) SNMP
8 4 (0.16%) DHCP
8 4 (0.16%) VoIP
9 3 (0.12%) Junos
9 3 (0.12%) WebEx
10 2 (0.078%) HTTP
10 2 (0.078%) Skype
10 2 (0.078%) VPN
11 1 (0.039%) Broadband
11 1 (0.039%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.039%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 118 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 102 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 80 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (2.17%) Big Data
8 54 (2.10%) KDB
9 46 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 44 (1.71%) NoSQL
11 40 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
13 33 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 32 (1.24%) QlikView
15 25 (0.97%) MongoDB
16 24 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (0.81%) Oracle Database
18 18 (0.70%) Hadoop
19 17 (0.66%) Redis
19 17 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 101 (3.92%) Maven
2 79 (3.07%) JUnit
3 75 (2.91%) JIRA
4 68 (2.64%) Gradle
5 41 (1.59%) Visual Studio
6 36 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 25 (0.97%) Jenkins
9 24 (0.93%) Git (software)
10 23 (0.89%) Subversion
11 13 (0.50%) Ant
12 12 (0.47%) MSTest
13 11 (0.43%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (0.35%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.31%) GDB
17 7 (0.27%) CruiseControl
17 7 (0.27%) FitNesse
17 7 (0.27%) NUnit
17 7 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 1413 (54.83%) Finance
2 722 (28.02%) Banking
3 371 (14.40%) Investment Banking
4 301 (11.68%) Back Office
5 107 (4.15%) Advertising
6 95 (3.69%) Financial Institution
7 57 (2.21%) Retail
8 55 (2.13%) Games
9 40 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
10 29 (1.13%) Marketing
11 27 (1.05%) Legal
12 18 (0.70%) Telecoms
13 10 (0.39%) French Language
13 10 (0.39%) Law
14 9 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.23%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.19%) International Banking
16 5 (0.19%) Publishing
17 4 (0.16%) Billing
17 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1269 (49.24%) Developer
2 667 (25.88%) Analyst
3 428 (16.61%) C# Developer
4 424 (16.45%) Java Developer
5 298 (11.56%) Business Analyst
6 297 (11.53%) Front Office Developer
7 246 (9.55%) Support Analyst
8 199 (7.72%) .NET Developer
9 196 (7.61%) Senior Developer
10 195 (7.57%) C++ Developer
11 192 (7.45%) Applications Support
12 191 (7.41%) Python Developer
13 175 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 136 (5.28%) SQL Developer
15 119 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
16 99 (3.84%) Quantitative Developer
17 94 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
18 83 (3.22%) Project Manager
19 78 (3.03%) Consultant
20 75 (2.91%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (18.59%) .NET
2 244 (9.47%) WPF
3 184 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 136 (5.28%) WCF
5 134 (5.20%) ASP.NET
6 128 (4.97%) J2SE
7 121 (4.70%) HTML
8 118 (4.58%) Spring
9 112 (4.35%) XML
10 108 (4.19%) AngularJS
11 82 (3.18%) HTML5
12 72 (2.79%) .NET Framework
12 72 (2.79%) WinForms
13 70 (2.72%) JDBC
14 68 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 65 (2.52%) jQuery
16 64 (2.48%) STL
17 49 (1.90%) JMS
18 47 (1.82%) CSS
19 45 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 470 (18.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 458 (17.77%) Equities
3 451 (17.50%) Fixed Income
4 435 (16.88%) Hedge funds
5 426 (16.53%) Derivative
6 324 (12.57%) Computer Science
7 280 (10.87%) Mathematics
8 229 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
9 179 (6.95%) Algorithms
10 138 (5.36%) Data Structures
11 132 (5.12%) Equity Derivative
12 74 (2.87%) Management Information System
13 62 (2.41%) Visualisation
14 46 (1.79%) Fintech
15 45 (1.75%) Reference Data
16 41 (1.59%) Physics
17 40 (1.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 38 (1.47%) SWIFT
19 34 (1.32%) Market Risk
19 34 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 414 (16.07%) Unix
2 290 (11.25%) Linux
3 155 (6.01%) Windows
4 26 (1.01%) Windows Server
5 22 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 18 (0.70%) Android
7 10 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.35%) Solaris
9 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.039%) AIX
10 1 (0.039%) HPUX
10 1 (0.039%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.039%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (12.69%) Asset Management
3 325 (12.61%) Multithreading
4 279 (10.83%) Investment Management
5 244 (9.47%) Low Latency
6 241 (9.35%) OO
7 235 (9.12%) Software Engineering
8 198 (7.68%) Project Management
9 181 (7.02%) Electronic Trading
10 180 (6.98%) Risk Management
11 162 (6.29%) TDD
12 160 (6.21%) Analytics
13 159 (6.17%) Business Analysis
14 158 (6.13%) OOD
15 142 (5.51%) SDLC
16 131 (5.08%) Algorithmic Trading
17 127 (4.93%) Wealth Management
18 121 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 120 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
20 119 (4.62%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 966 (37.49%) SQL
2 774 (30.03%) Java
3 737 (28.60%) C#
4 464 (18.01%) Python
5 416 (16.14%) C++
6 185 (7.18%) JavaScript
7 150 (5.82%) VBA
8 93 (3.61%) Perl
9 91 (3.53%) C
10 77 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 41 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 37 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.36%) VB
14 32 (1.24%) Scala
15 28 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 23 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 21 (0.81%) VB.NET
18 20 (0.78%) MATLAB
19 15 (0.58%) R
20 12 (0.47%) F#
Qualifications
1 511 (19.83%) Degree
2 45 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 43 (1.67%) PMP
4 30 (1.16%) PhD
5 27 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 23 (0.89%) CFA
7 22 (0.85%) ISEB
8 9 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.16%) 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
10 3 (0.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.078%) MCSE
11 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.039%) CISSP
12 1 (0.039%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (3.88%) QA
2 29 (1.13%) MiFID
3 25 (0.97%) ISO20022
4 23 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 22 (0.85%) AIFMD
6 19 (0.74%) SLA
7 18 (0.70%) SEPA
8 17 (0.66%) EMIR
9 15 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
10 9 (0.35%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.27%) Basel III
12 4 (0.16%) FATCA
13 3 (0.12%) COBIT
14 2 (0.078%) Basel II
15 1 (0.039%) COREP
15 1 (0.039%) CRD IV
15 1 (0.039%) FINREP
System Software
1 30 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.23%) Docker
4 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.039%) HDFS
4 1 (0.039%) KVM
4 1 (0.039%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.039%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (1.59%) Control-M
2 24 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
3 10 (0.39%) Ansible
4 7 (0.27%) logstash
5 6 (0.23%) Nagios
6 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.19%) Puppet
7 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.16%) SCCM
8 3 (0.12%) Kibana
8 3 (0.12%) Salt
9 2 (0.078%) MOM
10 1 (0.039%) OpenView
10 1 (0.039%) OVSD
Vendors
1 232 (9.00%) Oracle
2 201 (7.80%) Microsoft
3 122 (4.73%) Charles River
4 117 (4.54%) Bloomberg
5 86 (3.34%) Sybase
6 71 (2.76%) TIBCO
7 66 (2.56%) Murex
8 44 (1.71%) Calypso
8 44 (1.71%) StreamBase
9 40 (1.55%) Tableau
10 39 (1.51%) SimCorp
11 35 (1.36%) Fidessa
12 27 (1.05%) Reuters
13 21 (0.81%) OpenLink
13 21 (0.81%) Sun
14 18 (0.70%) ION Trading
14 18 (0.70%) SunGard
15 15 (0.58%) Currenex
15 15 (0.58%) Red Hat
15 15 (0.58%) Tradeweb
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Benef
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + strong bonus potential + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + big bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent and Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Full Compeititve Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £145000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago