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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 821 740 686
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 81 137 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71 114 173
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -66 81 £75,000 - 14
England -76 81 £75,000 - 14
City of London -3 37 £75,000 +22.44% 10
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 203 (100.00%) Front Office
2 121 (59.61%) Java
3 119 (58.62%) Finance
4 107 (52.71%) C#
5 74 (36.45%) SQL
6 61 (30.05%) Multithreading
7 57 (28.08%) WPF
8 54 (26.60%) Derivative
8 54 (26.60%) Banking
9 52 (25.62%) Degree
10 51 (25.12%) C++
11 45 (22.17%) Fixed Income
12 44 (21.67%) .NET
13 43 (21.18%) Linux
13 43 (21.18%) Equities
14 42 (20.69%) Computer Science
14 42 (20.69%) Low Latency
15 40 (19.70%) VBA
16 37 (18.23%) WCF
17 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
18 34 (16.75%) Investment Banking
19 29 (14.29%) UNIX
19 29 (14.29%) Analytics
20 28 (13.79%) Python
21 26 (12.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 25 (12.32%) RAD
23 24 (11.82%) OO
23 24 (11.82%) Mathematics
24 23 (11.33%) Microsoft
25 21 (10.34%) Eclipse

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 20 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.90%) MS Office
3 10 (4.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.42%) KDB
3 8 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.97%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.49%) MySQL
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) MS Access
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (10.34%) Eclipse
2 14 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.46%) Maven
3 5 (2.46%) Ant
4 4 (1.97%) JUnit
5 3 (1.48%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.99%) NUnit
6 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.49%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Mockito
General
1 203 (100.00%) Front Office
2 119 (58.62%) Finance
3 54 (26.60%) Banking
4 34 (16.75%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.96%) Marketing
6 5 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.08%) WPF
2 44 (21.67%) .NET
3 37 (18.23%) WCF
4 16 (7.88%) Spring
5 12 (5.91%) XML
6 10 (4.93%) WinForms
7 9 (4.43%) Hibernate
7 9 (4.43%) Silverlight
8 6 (2.96%) HTML
9 5 (2.46%) Java SE
10 4 (1.97%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (1.97%) LINQ
10 4 (1.97%) Rendezvous
11 3 (1.48%) Middleware
11 3 (1.48%) Swing
11 3 (1.48%) J2SE
11 3 (1.48%) SOAP
11 3 (1.48%) Django
11 3 (1.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.60%) Derivative
2 45 (22.17%) Fixed Income
3 43 (21.18%) Equities
4 42 (20.69%) Computer Science
5 26 (12.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (11.82%) Mathematics
7 15 (7.39%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.94%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (2.46%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.97%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.48%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.99%) Blog
12 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.99%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.18%) Linux
2 29 (14.29%) UNIX
3 18 (8.87%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.05%) Multithreading
2 42 (20.69%) Low Latency
3 29 (14.29%) Analytics
4 25 (12.32%) RAD
5 24 (11.82%) OO
6 21 (10.34%) TDD
7 17 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.42%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.42%) Computer Architecture
9 10 (4.93%) Investment Management
10 9 (4.43%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.43%) MVVM
11 8 (3.94%) Cash Management
11 8 (3.94%) Asset Management
12 7 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.45%) Scrum
12 7 (3.45%) Machine Learning
13 6 (2.96%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (2.96%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (59.61%) Java
2 107 (52.71%) C#
3 74 (36.45%) SQL
4 51 (25.12%) C++
5 40 (19.70%) VBA
6 28 (13.79%) Python
7 14 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 11 (5.42%) MATLAB
8 11 (5.42%) Perl
9 5 (2.46%) Scala
10 4 (1.97%) Clojure
11 3 (1.48%) R
11 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.99%) PHP
12 2 (0.99%) VC++
12 2 (0.99%) IronPython
13 1 (0.49%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 52 (25.62%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) MBA
3 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.49%) PhD
3 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.40%) Oracle
3 11 (5.42%) Sybase
4 7 (3.45%) Fidessa
5 5 (2.46%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.48%) Reuters
6 3 (1.48%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.99%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.99%) Google
7 2 (0.99%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.99%) 29West
8 1 (0.49%) FactSet
8 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.49%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.49%) Perforce
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (+ Bonus of 30-50%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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