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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.09% 4.88% 7.43%
As % of the General category 2.99% 10.00% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 10
Median salary £75,250 £102,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.58% +70.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,450 £54,500 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,050 £105,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +21.79%  

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 134 80 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 70.16% 48.78% 63.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 61 78
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,000 £105,000
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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) LINQ
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
1 3 (20.00%) gulp
1 3 (20.00%) jspm
1 3 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) LINQ
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) React
4 3 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Derivative
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) Equities
4 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SOLID
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (13.33%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Solace
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO