The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 250 189
Rank change year-on-year +26 -61  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1270 1222 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.54% 1.32% 1.81%
As % of the General category 3.62% 3.08% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1061 1574
Median salary £75,000 £74,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £102,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +31.57%  

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35090 39679 46259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.43% 42.90% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26929 32977 37114
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Front Office
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Front Office in England

Front Office
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in England

Front Office
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 1216 £77,500 +3.33% 148
South East +36 22 £42,500 +70.00% 3
South West +21 17 £51,000 -15.00% 1
East of England -12 8 £40,000 +81.81% 1
West Midlands +9 5 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands +18 1 £27,000 -38.63%
North West -41 1 £25,000 -60.00% 1
Front Office
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1393 (62.89%) Finance
2 1023 (46.19%) Banking
3 739 (33.36%) Investment Banking
4 650 (29.35%) Java
5 632 (28.53%) SQL
6 619 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
7 587 (26.50%) C#
8 531 (23.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 507 (22.89%) Asset Management
10 452 (20.41%) Derivative
11 372 (16.79%) C++
12 354 (15.98%) SQL Server
13 353 (15.94%) Fixed Income
14 340 (15.35%) Python
15 322 (14.54%) Linux
16 320 (14.45%) Unix
16 320 (14.45%) Degree
17 308 (13.91%) Wealth Management
18 304 (13.72%) .NET
18 304 (13.72%) Analytics
19 301 (13.59%) Equities
20 296 (13.36%) Risk Management
21 295 (13.32%) Multithreading
22 281 (12.69%) Retail
23 278 (12.55%) Low Latency
24 259 (11.69%) Retail Banking
25 225 (10.16%) Oracle
26 217 (9.80%) FIX Protocol
27 214 (9.66%) SDLC
28 211 (9.53%) Electronic Trading

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 44 (1.99%) Apache
2 42 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 36 (1.63%) IIS
4 35 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 34 (1.53%) Apache Spark
6 33 (1.49%) Confluence
7 27 (1.22%) SAS
8 23 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 16 (0.72%) JBoss
10 9 (0.41%) Jetty
10 9 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.36%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.32%) CMS
12 7 (0.32%) Mule
13 5 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.14%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 185 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.45%) Stata
8 2 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 59 (2.66%) thinkFolio
2 48 (2.17%) ION MarketView
3 34 (1.53%) Markit EDM
4 27 (1.22%) Endur
5 13 (0.59%) Eagle PACE
6 11 (0.50%) LatentZero
7 10 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.36%) Bloomberg AIM
9 7 (0.32%) Minerva
10 6 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 6 (0.27%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.23%) Sage CRM
11 5 (0.23%) Unica
12 3 (0.14%) Aareon QL
12 3 (0.14%) Misys Opics
12 3 (0.14%) OPENHousing
12 3 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
12 3 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.32%) Office 365
4 5 (0.23%) GitHub
4 5 (0.23%) Silverpop
5 4 (0.18%) SaaS
6 3 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (0.14%) G Suite
7 2 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.090%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.090%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.090%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.045%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.045%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.045%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.99%) FIX Connectivity
2 10 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.32%) DNS
3 7 (0.32%) VPN
4 6 (0.27%) LDAP
4 6 (0.27%) Multicast
5 5 (0.23%) BGP
6 4 (0.18%) IGMP
6 4 (0.18%) LAN
6 4 (0.18%) MPLS
6 4 (0.18%) PBX
6 4 (0.18%) WAN
7 3 (0.14%) DHCP
7 3 (0.14%) Firewall
7 3 (0.14%) Network Security
7 3 (0.14%) SAN
8 2 (0.090%) SSL
9 1 (0.045%) HTTP
9 1 (0.045%) SMTP
9 1 (0.045%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 84 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 56 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 51 (2.30%) MySQL
7 49 (2.21%) Big Data
8 45 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 41 (1.85%) KDB
10 36 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (1.49%) NoSQL
13 32 (1.44%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (1.31%) MS Access
16 27 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
19 22 (0.99%) Oracle Database
20 16 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 93 (4.20%) Maven
2 92 (4.15%) JUnit
3 69 (3.12%) JIRA
4 51 (2.30%) Gradle
5 42 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 42 (1.90%) Subversion
6 29 (1.31%) Eclipse
7 26 (1.17%) Git (software)
7 26 (1.17%) Visual Studio
8 24 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 23 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 22 (0.99%) SpecFlow
11 21 (0.95%) HP UFT
12 20 (0.90%) Selenium
13 19 (0.86%) FishEye
13 19 (0.86%) IntelliJ
14 17 (0.77%) FitNesse
15 13 (0.59%) FlexUnit
16 12 (0.54%) Ant
General
1 1393 (62.89%) Finance
2 1023 (46.19%) Banking
3 739 (33.36%) Investment Banking
4 281 (12.69%) Retail
5 259 (11.69%) Retail Banking
6 167 (7.54%) Back Office
7 66 (2.98%) Financial Institution
8 52 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
9 40 (1.81%) Legal
9 40 (1.81%) Marketing
10 35 (1.58%) Advertising
11 33 (1.49%) Private Banking
12 17 (0.77%) Music Industry
13 14 (0.63%) Electronics
13 14 (0.63%) Telecoms
14 12 (0.54%) Games
15 11 (0.50%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.45%) International Banking
17 8 (0.36%) Billing
17 8 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1045 (47.18%) Developer
2 558 (25.19%) Analyst
3 382 (17.25%) Java Developer
4 252 (11.38%) Business Analyst
5 240 (10.84%) C# Developer
6 210 (9.48%) Front Office Developer
7 174 (7.86%) C++ Developer
8 168 (7.58%) Support Analyst
9 160 (7.22%) Applications Support
10 156 (7.04%) Senior Developer
11 110 (4.97%) Project Manager
12 91 (4.11%) Applications Support Analyst
13 85 (3.84%) .NET Developer
14 79 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 70 (3.16%) Python Developer
16 66 (2.98%) Banking Analyst
16 66 (2.98%) Software Engineer
17 65 (2.93%) Asset Management Analyst
18 64 (2.89%) Junior
19 59 (2.66%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (13.72%) .NET
2 217 (9.80%) FIX Protocol
3 155 (7.00%) Spring
4 154 (6.95%) HTML
5 130 (5.87%) XML
6 121 (5.46%) WPF
7 112 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 81 (3.66%) Hibernate
9 70 (3.16%) ASP.NET
10 69 (3.12%) HTML5
11 67 (3.02%) .NET Framework
12 62 (2.80%) J2SE
12 62 (2.80%) Middleware
13 61 (2.75%) CSS
14 49 (2.21%) Entity Framework
15 48 (2.17%) Servlets
15 48 (2.17%) Web Services
16 44 (1.99%) REST
17 42 (1.90%) JDBC
18 41 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 531 (23.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 452 (20.41%) Derivative
3 353 (15.94%) Fixed Income
4 301 (13.59%) Equities
5 208 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
6 171 (7.72%) Computer Science
7 133 (6.00%) Hedge funds
8 126 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
9 110 (4.97%) Equity Derivative
10 70 (3.16%) Fintech
11 65 (2.93%) Management Information System
11 65 (2.93%) Market Risk
12 63 (2.84%) Algorithms
13 54 (2.44%) Credit Risk
14 48 (2.17%) Credit Derivative
15 45 (2.03%) Data Structures
16 33 (1.49%) Exotic Derivative
17 32 (1.44%) Client/Server
18 23 (1.04%) PMI
19 18 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 322 (14.54%) Linux
2 320 (14.45%) Unix
3 199 (8.98%) Windows
4 30 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 29 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.90%) Solaris
7 13 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.23%) Android
10 5 (0.23%) OS/390
11 4 (0.18%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.18%) CentOS
12 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.045%) Debian
13 1 (0.045%) Fedora
13 1 (0.045%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.045%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (22.89%) Asset Management
3 308 (13.91%) Wealth Management
4 304 (13.72%) Analytics
5 296 (13.36%) Risk Management
6 295 (13.32%) Multithreading
7 278 (12.55%) Low Latency
8 214 (9.66%) SDLC
9 211 (9.53%) Electronic Trading
10 193 (8.71%) Business Analysis
11 181 (8.17%) Investment Management
12 178 (8.04%) Mathematics
13 161 (7.27%) OO
14 157 (7.09%) Project Management
15 137 (6.19%) Software Engineering
16 124 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
17 113 (5.10%) Algorithmic Trading
17 113 (5.10%) Scrum
18 112 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
19 101 (4.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 650 (29.35%) Java
2 632 (28.53%) SQL
3 587 (26.50%) C#
4 372 (16.79%) C++
5 340 (15.35%) Python
6 203 (9.16%) JavaScript
7 189 (8.53%) VBA
8 83 (3.75%) Perl
9 67 (3.02%) R
10 63 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 60 (2.71%) Scala
12 59 (2.66%) Shell Script
13 53 (2.39%) MATLAB
14 40 (1.81%) C
15 28 (1.26%) TypeScript
16 23 (1.04%) Bash Shell
17 22 (0.99%) PHP
18 18 (0.81%) VB
19 15 (0.68%) PowerShell
20 13 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 320 (14.45%) Degree
2 78 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 73 (3.30%) PhD
4 41 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 35 (1.58%) Master's Degree
6 34 (1.53%) PMI Certification
7 16 (0.72%) PMP
8 13 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.50%) Postgraduate
10 9 (0.41%) CFA
11 7 (0.32%) ISEB
11 7 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 3 (0.14%) ACCA
13 3 (0.14%) CISA
13 3 (0.14%) CISM
13 3 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.090%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.42%) QA
2 114 (5.15%) MiFID
3 45 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 31 (1.40%) EMIR
5 28 (1.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 18 (0.81%) SLA
7 11 (0.50%) AIFMD
8 9 (0.41%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.32%) UCITS
10 5 (0.23%) Basel III
10 5 (0.23%) IFRS
11 4 (0.18%) PMO
12 3 (0.14%) FATCA
12 3 (0.14%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.045%) SEPA
System Software
1 30 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
2 8 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.32%) HDFS
4 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.090%) Docker
5 2 (0.090%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.090%) vSphere
5 2 (0.090%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.045%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (1.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 12 (0.54%) Ansible
3 11 (0.50%) Puppet
4 5 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.23%) SCCM
4 5 (0.23%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.23%) Tivoli NetView
5 4 (0.18%) Endace
5 4 (0.18%) Graphite
6 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.090%) Control-M
7 2 (0.090%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.090%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.090%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.090%) SCOM
7 2 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.090%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.090%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.045%) MOM
Vendors
1 225 (10.16%) Oracle
2 155 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 88 (3.97%) Bloomberg
4 86 (3.88%) ION Trading
4 86 (3.88%) TIBCO
5 66 (2.98%) Murex
6 62 (2.80%) Sybase
7 61 (2.75%) Charles River
8 42 (1.90%) SAP
9 37 (1.67%) Reuters
9 37 (1.67%) StreamBase
10 29 (1.31%) OpenLink
11 28 (1.26%) Informatica
12 27 (1.22%) Sun
13 26 (1.17%) Citrix
14 24 (1.08%) Atlassian
14 24 (1.08%) Red Hat
15 23 (1.04%) Fidessa
15 23 (1.04%) Lotus
16 16 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
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