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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 803 762 682
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 92 124 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 112 165
Average salary £70,000 £63,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.67% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £55,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £94,500 £100,000
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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -21 92 £70,000 +7.69% 6
England -42 92 £70,000 +7.69% 6
City of London -13 45 £72,500 +16.00% 4
Canary Wharf +24 1 - -

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Front Office
2 116 (63.04%) C#
3 112 (60.87%) Java
4 95 (51.63%) Finance
5 67 (36.41%) SQL
6 60 (32.61%) Degree
7 58 (31.52%) Banking
8 56 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 52 (28.26%) WPF
10 51 (27.72%) C++
11 50 (27.17%) Derivative
12 47 (25.54%) Multithreading
13 46 (25.00%) .NET
14 41 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (19.57%) Fixed Income
17 35 (19.02%) Equities
18 34 (18.48%) Low Latency
19 33 (17.93%) Investment Banking
20 30 (16.30%) Linux
21 29 (15.76%) WCF
22 28 (15.22%) VBA
23 25 (13.59%) RAD
24 24 (13.04%) OO
25 23 (12.50%) Python
26 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
27 21 (11.41%) UNIX
27 21 (11.41%) Mathematics
28 18 (9.78%) Analytics
28 18 (9.78%) TDD

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (1.63%) IIS
1 3 (1.63%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.09%) GemFire
3 1 (0.54%) Confluence
3 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.54%) SmartSockets
3 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.89%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.09%) KDB
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 11 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.63%) Maven
3 3 (1.63%) Ant
4 1 (0.54%) JIRA
4 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.54%) NUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 184 (100.00%) Front Office
2 95 (51.63%) Finance
3 58 (31.52%) Banking
4 33 (17.93%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.35%) Military
6 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.26%) WPF
2 46 (25.00%) .NET
3 29 (15.76%) WCF
4 11 (5.98%) WinForms
5 9 (4.89%) XML
6 7 (3.80%) Spring
7 6 (3.26%) Silverlight
8 4 (2.17%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.63%) Java EE
9 3 (1.63%) Reactive Extensions
9 3 (1.63%) Django
9 3 (1.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.63%) HTML5
9 3 (1.63%) HTML
9 3 (1.63%) STL
9 3 (1.63%) J2SE
10 2 (1.09%) Rendezvous
10 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.09%) J2EE
10 2 (1.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 50 (27.17%) Derivative
3 41 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (19.57%) Fixed Income
5 35 (19.02%) Equities
6 21 (11.41%) Mathematics
7 17 (9.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (6.52%) Hedge funds
9 9 (4.89%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (4.89%) Algorithms
10 7 (3.80%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.63%) Swaptions
11 3 (1.63%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.63%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.09%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.09%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.09%) User Experience
12 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.30%) Linux
2 21 (11.41%) UNIX
3 12 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.54%) Multithreading
2 40 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.48%) Low Latency
4 25 (13.59%) RAD
5 24 (13.04%) OO
6 18 (9.78%) TDD
6 18 (9.78%) Analytics
7 17 (9.24%) Machine Learning
8 13 (7.07%) Risk Management
9 11 (5.98%) MVVM
10 9 (4.89%) Computer Architecture
11 7 (3.80%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (3.80%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.80%) Software Engineering
12 6 (3.26%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.26%) Electronic Trading
12 6 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.72%) BDD
13 5 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (2.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 116 (63.04%) C#
2 112 (60.87%) Java
3 67 (36.41%) SQL
4 51 (27.72%) C++
5 28 (15.22%) VBA
6 23 (12.50%) Python
7 9 (4.89%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.35%) Perl
9 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.09%) IronPython
10 2 (1.09%) Clojure
11 1 (0.54%) Scala
11 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) VC++
11 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (32.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) MBA
3 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.54%) PhD
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.43%) Oracle
3 9 (4.89%) Sybase
4 8 (4.35%) Fidessa
5 5 (2.72%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.09%) Reuters
6 2 (1.09%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.09%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.09%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.54%) 29West
7 1 (0.54%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.54%) Perforce
7 1 (0.54%) Progress
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