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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
England / West Midlands
Rank - 218 220
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.038% 0.040%
As % of the General category - 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £61,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.76% +44.70%

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
1802 1915 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.73% 36.29% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1507 1358
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking

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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun