The table below looks at the statistics for the Front Office Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 824 730 697
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 80 141 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 115 173
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front Office Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK.

Front Office Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office Developer over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Front Office Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Front Office Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -58 80 £77,500 +3.33% 16
England -71 80 £77,500 +3.33% 16
City of London -16 37 £75,000 +20.00% 13
Canary Wharf -3 1 - -

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title.

1 206 (100.00%) Front Office
2 125 (60.68%) Java
3 122 (59.22%) Finance
4 107 (51.94%) C#
5 78 (37.86%) SQL
6 62 (30.10%) Multithreading
7 61 (29.61%) WPF
8 55 (26.70%) Banking
8 55 (26.70%) Derivative
9 49 (23.79%) C++
9 49 (23.79%) Degree
10 48 (23.30%) Equities
11 47 (22.82%) .NET
12 46 (22.33%) Fixed Income
13 44 (21.36%) Linux
14 42 (20.39%) VBA
15 41 (19.90%) Low Latency
16 38 (18.45%) Computer Science
16 38 (18.45%) WCF
17 37 (17.96%) SQL Server
18 35 (16.99%) Investment Banking
19 32 (15.53%) Analytics
20 28 (13.59%) UNIX
20 28 (13.59%) RAD
21 27 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 26 (12.62%) Python
23 25 (12.14%) Microsoft
24 24 (11.65%) Mathematics
25 23 (11.17%) OO
26 22 (10.68%) Eclipse

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.88%) IIS
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) SmartSockets
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.28%) MS Office
3 12 (5.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.31%) KDB
3 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) MS Access
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (10.68%) Eclipse
2 15 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.43%) Ant
3 5 (2.43%) Maven
4 4 (1.94%) JUnit
5 3 (1.46%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.97%) NUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) Mockito
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 206 (100.00%) Front Office
2 122 (59.22%) Finance
3 55 (26.70%) Banking
4 35 (16.99%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.91%) Marketing
6 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.61%) WPF
2 47 (22.82%) .NET
3 38 (18.45%) WCF
4 18 (8.74%) Spring
5 12 (5.83%) WinForms
6 11 (5.34%) XML
6 11 (5.34%) Hibernate
7 9 (4.37%) Silverlight
8 6 (2.91%) HTML
9 5 (2.43%) Java SE
10 4 (1.94%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.94%) LINQ
10 4 (1.94%) Rendezvous
10 4 (1.94%) Middleware
11 3 (1.46%) Swing
11 3 (1.46%) J2SE
11 3 (1.46%) HTML5
11 3 (1.46%) Django
11 3 (1.46%) Java EE
11 3 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.70%) Derivative
2 48 (23.30%) Equities
3 46 (22.33%) Fixed Income
4 38 (18.45%) Computer Science
5 27 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (11.65%) Mathematics
7 16 (7.77%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (2.91%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.94%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (1.94%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.97%) Blog
12 2 (0.97%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.36%) Linux
2 28 (13.59%) UNIX
3 18 (8.74%) Windows
4 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.10%) Multithreading
2 41 (19.90%) Low Latency
3 32 (15.53%) Analytics
4 28 (13.59%) RAD
5 23 (11.17%) OO
6 20 (9.71%) TDD
7 17 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.34%) Computer Architecture
9 10 (4.85%) Investment Management
9 10 (4.85%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.37%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.37%) Cash Management
10 9 (4.37%) MVVM
11 8 (3.88%) Unit Testing
12 7 (3.40%) Scrum
12 7 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (2.91%) Numerical Analysis
13 6 (2.91%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (2.91%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (60.68%) Java
2 107 (51.94%) C#
3 78 (37.86%) SQL
4 49 (23.79%) C++
5 42 (20.39%) VBA
6 26 (12.62%) Python
7 15 (7.28%) VB.NET
8 12 (5.83%) MATLAB
9 8 (3.88%) Perl
10 5 (2.43%) Scala
11 4 (1.94%) R
11 4 (1.94%) Clojure
12 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.97%) IronPython
13 2 (0.97%) VC++
13 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.97%) PHP
14 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (23.79%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) MBA
3 1 (0.49%) ISEB
3 1 (0.49%) PhD
3 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle
3 9 (4.37%) Sybase
4 7 (3.40%) Fidessa
5 4 (1.94%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.46%) Reuters
6 3 (1.46%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.97%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.97%) 29West
7 2 (0.97%) Google
7 2 (0.97%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.49%) Perforce
8 1 (0.49%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.49%) FactSet
8 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
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