Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 42 38
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.18% 0.36% 0.60%
As % of the General category 6.78% 1.19% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £53,000 £41,250 £46,250
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -

Front Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 177 84 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 46.95% 30.11% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 25
Belfast median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £19,700
90th Percentile £59,500 £66,500 £56,500
County Antrim median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.38% +14.29% +35.92%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Belfast

Front Office
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Front Office in Belfast

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Belfast over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team
4 5 (41.67%) Equities
5 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) STL
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) KDB
7 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Market Making
8 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (8.33%) BDD

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) KDB
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) KDB Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 5 (41.67%) Equities
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Market Making
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree