The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 209 199 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.067% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.66% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Front Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1820 1961 2150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.35% 43.28% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1529 1574
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Front Office
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Surrey

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Charles River
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) FactSet
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Sophis
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) AS400
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (10.00%) Derivative
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) CSS

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Junior
3 4 (40.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Charles River
2 2 (20.00%) Sophis
2 2 (20.00%) FactSet
2 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg