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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 229 206 171
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.053% 0.080% 0.56%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.25% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 24
Average salary £26,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
2070 1589 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.57% 31.97% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1291 1287
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 2 £26,000 - 1
Coventry -10 1 £35,000 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Sybase
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Derivative
6 2 (16.67%) Equities
6 2 (16.67%) Fintech
6 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) iPhone
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (8.33%) iPad
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) WinForms
7 1 (8.33%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Support Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Unix Support
3 6 (50.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
1 1 (8.33%) WinForms
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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