Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 223 178
Rank change year-on-year +37 -45 -20
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 8 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.021% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.053% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £33,375 - £32,975
90th Percentile £44,250 - £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 - £41,250

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1579 1891 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.03% 39.73% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1410 1169
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Birmingham

Front Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Front Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Sybase
5 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (37.50%) Equities
6 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) JMS
7 1 (12.50%) Netcool
7 1 (12.50%) Nagios
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) KDB
7 1 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (12.50%) Derivative
7 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (12.50%) KDB
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Unix Support
3 2 (25.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Equities
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Sybase