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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 31 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.17% 1.56% 2.65%
As % of the General category 5.08% 3.57% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 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 £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 118 56 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 62.43% 43.75% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 94 51 52
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -2.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £86,250 £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

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 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 (60.00%) SQL
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) Grunt
4 7 (35.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (35.00%) gulp
4 7 (35.00%) jspm
5 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) Selenium
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Kanban
6 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework

Front Office
Top Related 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 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) KDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Grunt
1 7 (35.00%) gulp
1 7 (35.00%) jspm
1 7 (35.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
2 7 (35.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (25.00%) CSS3
3 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (25.00%) React
4 4 (20.00%) LINQ
4 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 4 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) D3.js
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
5 2 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Equities
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) SOLID
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) ES6
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Solace
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) ION Trading