Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 182 194
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.29% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Birmingham median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +18.06% -28.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £48,400 £54,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% +18.06% -5.26%

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 1,440 1,569 1,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.56% 41.91% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 1,231 1,317
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% 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

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Front Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JBoss
3 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Sybase
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) 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 6 (54.55%) JBoss
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Front Office Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Architect
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
1 6 (54.55%) Microservices
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel