Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 188 213
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 -33
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.23% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,125 £36,600
90th Percentile £41,250 £48,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% +33.33%

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 1,465 1,684 1,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 37.52% 42.92% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,065 1,307 1,310
Birmingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,900 £23,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) Java EE
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Sybase
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
1 5 (55.56%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Front Office Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) Java EE
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
1 5 (55.56%) Microservices
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sybase