Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 6 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.80% 5.88% 9.12%
As % of the General category 3.68% 10.74% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £105,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +40.00% -18.92%
10th Percentile £63,750 £81,250 £53,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £117,500 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £71,250 £105,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -32.14% +40.00% -18.92%

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 163 149 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.17% 54.78% 66.32%
Number of salaries quoted 117 117 148
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £53,000 £48,500 £41,313
90th Percentile £97,000 £105,000 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) RAD
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) C++

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Solace
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO