The median annual salary for a Front Office Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front Office Developer
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 485 513 487
Rank change year-on-year +28 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 117 125 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 112 119 165
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £64,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front Office Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Front Office Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office Developer in London

Front Office Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Front Office Developer in London

Front Office Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office Developer in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office Developer in London

Front Office Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +36 44 £97,500 +18.18% 8
Canary Wharf - 1 £87,500 -
West End of London - 1 £90,000 -
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Front Office Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 212 (100.00%) Front Office
2 148 (69.81%) Finance
3 135 (63.68%) Java
4 108 (50.94%) Banking
5 83 (39.15%) C#
6 71 (33.49%) SQL
7 70 (33.02%) C++
8 61 (28.77%) SQL Server
9 57 (26.89%) Linux
10 53 (25.00%) Python
11 49 (23.11%) Spring
12 47 (22.17%) Investment Banking
13 46 (21.70%) Multithreading
14 42 (19.81%) Derivative
15 38 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (16.98%) Mathematics
16 36 (16.98%) JUnit
17 35 (16.51%) Analytics
18 34 (16.04%) Low Latency
19 33 (15.57%) .NET
19 33 (15.57%) Equities
20 32 (15.09%) OOD
21 31 (14.62%) J2SE
21 31 (14.62%) Electronic Trading
22 30 (14.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 30 (14.15%) Degree
23 29 (13.68%) Unix
24 28 (13.21%) VBA
24 28 (13.21%) Fixed Income
25 27 (12.74%) Computer Science

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (4.72%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.30%) Apache
2 7 (3.30%) IIS
3 5 (2.36%) GemFire
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.94%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.77%) Power BI
4 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.30%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.36%) Big Data
7 5 (2.36%) QlikView
8 3 (1.42%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.94%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.94%) HBase
9 2 (0.94%) MySQL
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 36 (16.98%) JUnit
2 26 (12.26%) Maven
3 20 (9.43%) Gradle
4 4 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.89%) webpack
5 3 (1.42%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.42%) NUnit
6 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.94%) Grunt
6 2 (0.94%) Liquibase
6 2 (0.94%) Protractor
6 2 (0.94%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.47%) Moq
General
1 212 (100.00%) Front Office
2 148 (69.81%) Finance
3 108 (50.94%) Banking
4 47 (22.17%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.11%) Spring
2 33 (15.57%) .NET
3 31 (14.62%) J2SE
4 22 (10.38%) AngularJS
5 16 (7.55%) JDBC
5 16 (7.55%) WPF
6 15 (7.08%) Hibernate
6 15 (7.08%) XML
7 14 (6.60%) HTML
8 12 (5.66%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (5.19%) LINQ
9 11 (5.19%) WCF
10 10 (4.72%) HTML5
10 10 (4.72%) XSLT
11 8 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.77%) JMS
11 8 (3.77%) REST
12 7 (3.30%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.83%) Angular 2
13 6 (2.83%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.81%) Derivative
2 33 (15.57%) Equities
3 30 (14.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (13.21%) Fixed Income
5 27 (12.74%) Computer Science
6 15 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (4.25%) Hedge funds
7 9 (4.25%) Market Risk
8 8 (3.77%) Credit Risk
8 8 (3.77%) Exotic Derivative
9 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.30%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.94%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.89%) Linux
2 29 (13.68%) Unix
3 11 (5.19%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.70%) Multithreading
2 38 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (16.98%) Mathematics
4 35 (16.51%) Analytics
5 34 (16.04%) Low Latency
6 32 (15.09%) OOD
7 31 (14.62%) Electronic Trading
8 18 (8.49%) Code Optimisation
8 18 (8.49%) OO
8 18 (8.49%) Risk Analytics
9 14 (6.60%) RAD
10 13 (6.13%) Algorithmic Trading
11 12 (5.66%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.19%) Web Development
13 9 (4.25%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.25%) SDLC
13 9 (4.25%) SOA
13 9 (4.25%) Software Engineering
14 8 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (63.68%) Java
2 83 (39.15%) C#
3 71 (33.49%) SQL
4 70 (33.02%) C++
5 53 (25.00%) Python
6 28 (13.21%) VBA
7 23 (10.85%) Scala
8 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.66%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.30%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.89%) VB
12 3 (1.42%) VB6
13 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.94%) ES6
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (14.15%) Degree
2 19 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Graphite
2 2 (0.94%) Ansible
2 2 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (8.02%) Oracle
2 15 (7.08%) StreamBase
3 10 (4.72%) Sybase
4 8 (3.77%) Tableau
5 7 (3.30%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.83%) Redback
7 5 (2.36%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.42%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.42%) Google
8 3 (1.42%) Murex
8 3 (1.42%) Reuters
9 1 (0.47%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.47%) Typemock
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