The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 229 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 7 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.90% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 11
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -20.00%
Front Office
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2308 2108 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.74% 36.50% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1644 1752
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Front Office
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Front Office
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 4 £50,000 -
Coventry 0 1 £33,500 +6.34%
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) Equities
3 5 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (20.00%) Fintech
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Oneserve
6 2 (20.00%) Sage CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Local Government
6 2 (20.00%) Lagan
6 2 (20.00%) Northgate

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Sage CRM
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Support
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) CRM Manager
4 2 (20.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading Support
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Equities
2 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) Fintech
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) PDM
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) FrontRange
3 2 (20.00%) Lagan
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Northgate
3 2 (20.00%) Oneserve
3 2 (20.00%) Sage
3 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Sun