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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 803 782 761
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 77 97 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 93 115
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +2.27%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Front Office Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Front Office Developer
Top 3 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 24 December 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
England -17 76 £73,750 +5.35% 4
London -23 76 £73,750 +5.35% 4
City of London -7 37 £70,000 +7.69% 4

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Front Office
2 103 (61.68%) C#
3 91 (54.49%) Java
4 83 (49.70%) Finance
5 69 (41.32%) SQL
6 56 (33.53%) Degree
7 55 (32.93%) Computer Science
8 51 (30.54%) C++
9 48 (28.74%) Multithreading
10 44 (26.35%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (25.75%) Banking
12 42 (25.15%) .NET
12 42 (25.15%) Derivative
13 40 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (20.96%) Equities
15 34 (20.36%) WPF
16 29 (17.37%) Fixed Income
17 26 (15.57%) UNIX
18 25 (14.97%) SQL Server
19 24 (14.37%) VBA
19 24 (14.37%) OO
20 23 (13.77%) Investment Banking
20 23 (13.77%) WCF
21 22 (13.17%) TDD
22 21 (12.57%) Python
22 21 (12.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 18 (10.78%) Mathematics
23 18 (10.78%) Machine Learning
23 18 (10.78%) Low Latency
24 17 (10.18%) Perl

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.19%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (1.80%) Confluence
3 2 (1.20%) GemFire
4 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.60%) SmartSockets
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) RMDS
2 2 (1.20%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.80%) OLTP
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.80%) OLAP
4 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.99%) Maven
3 4 (2.40%) Ant
4 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.80%) JIRA
4 3 (1.80%) Hudson
4 3 (1.80%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.60%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 167 (100.00%) Front Office
2 83 (49.70%) Finance
3 43 (25.75%) Banking
4 23 (13.77%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.79%) Military
6 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.15%) .NET
2 34 (20.36%) WPF
3 23 (13.77%) WCF
4 13 (7.78%) Spring
5 11 (6.59%) XML
5 11 (6.59%) WinForms
6 6 (3.59%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (2.99%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.99%) SOAP
7 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.99%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (2.40%) J2EE
8 4 (2.40%) Apache Flex
8 4 (2.40%) REST
8 4 (2.40%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.40%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.80%) STL
9 3 (1.80%) JMS
9 3 (1.80%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (32.93%) Computer Science
2 44 (26.35%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (25.15%) Derivative
4 35 (20.96%) Equities
5 29 (17.37%) Fixed Income
6 21 (12.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (10.78%) Mathematics
8 12 (7.19%) Hedge funds
9 9 (5.39%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (4.19%) Data Integration
11 6 (3.59%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.99%) Algorithms
13 4 (2.40%) User Experience
13 4 (2.40%) Swaptions
13 4 (2.40%) Credit Derivative
14 3 (1.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (1.80%) Market Risk
15 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.57%) UNIX
2 15 (8.98%) Linux
3 5 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.74%) Multithreading
2 40 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.37%) OO
4 22 (13.17%) TDD
5 18 (10.78%) Machine Learning
5 18 (10.78%) Low Latency
6 13 (7.78%) Analytics
6 13 (7.78%) Risk Management
6 13 (7.78%) RAD
7 12 (7.19%) MVVM
8 11 (6.59%) ETL
8 11 (6.59%) Scrum
8 11 (6.59%) Asset Management
8 11 (6.59%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.39%) Systematic Trading
10 7 (4.19%) Quantitative Analysis
10 7 (4.19%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (3.59%) Electronic Trading
12 5 (2.99%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (2.99%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (61.68%) C#
2 91 (54.49%) Java
3 69 (41.32%) SQL
4 51 (30.54%) C++
5 24 (14.37%) VBA
6 21 (12.57%) Python
7 17 (10.18%) Perl
8 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.80%) Groovy
10 2 (1.20%) Scala
10 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) Clojure
11 1 (0.60%) F#
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (33.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (8.98%) Oracle
2 14 (8.38%) Sybase
3 9 (5.39%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.19%) Fidessa
6 5 (2.99%) Tableau
7 4 (2.40%) DataSynapse
7 4 (2.40%) ION Trading
8 3 (1.80%) Informatica
8 3 (1.80%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.80%) Adobe
9 1 (0.60%) Progress
9 1 (0.60%) Reuters
9 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.60%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.60%) Perforce
9 1 (0.60%) Google
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £1000000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago