The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.15% 1.50% 2.58%
As % of the General category 3.54% 3.51% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £90,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  

Front Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 113 57 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 60.75% 42.86% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 87 52 52
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Front Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Front Office in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 12 (63.16%) SQL
1 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 7 (36.84%) Grunt
4 7 (36.84%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (36.84%) gulp
4 7 (36.84%) jspm
5 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
6 5 (26.32%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Selenium
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (26.32%) DevOps

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) KDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Grunt
1 7 (36.84%) gulp
1 7 (36.84%) jspm
1 7 (36.84%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
2 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
2 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 7 (36.84%) REST
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
3 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
3 5 (26.32%) React
4 4 (21.05%) LINQ
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
4 4 (21.05%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) D3.js
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
2 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) Kanban
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) SOLID
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) Low Latency
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) ES6
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
6 2 (10.53%) VBA
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Solace
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) ION Trading