Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 28 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 8 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.86% 6.20% 10.14%
As % of the General category 5.06% 10.60% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 17
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £105,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +50.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £62,300 £95,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £112,500 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £80,000 £105,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +50.00% -9.68%

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 158 151 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.33% 58.53% 68.53%
Number of salaries quoted 124 126 148
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £53,000 £48,125 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £108,375 £98,250
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Derivative
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) EMIR
4 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) RAD
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (12.50%) Equities

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Quantitative Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Derivative
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Equities
3 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) RAD
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (25.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Solace
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO