The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 224 203 204
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.043% 0.86% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Average salary - £45,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2333 1988 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.22% 36.94% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1623 1759
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Front Office
England

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front Office
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the South West

Front Office
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 1 - - 2
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Back Office
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
2 12 (75.00%) Windows CE
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 12 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) Basel II
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Derivative
3 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Greek Language
3 3 (18.75%) QA
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
3 3 (18.75%) Stress Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Monte Carlo Method
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 13 (81.25%) Back Office
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Market Risk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Market Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (18.75%) Derivative
2 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
2 12 (75.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) OO
1 12 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Use Case
2 3 (18.75%) Stress Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Monte Carlo Method
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Basel II
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) VMware
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft