The median annual salary for a Front Office Developer was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office Developer
England / London
Rank 491 496 499
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 93 157 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 82 144 145
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £91,500
UK excluding London median salary - £41,250 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -29.78%  

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 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +22 46 £75,000 -6.25% 4
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Front Office
2 159 (76.44%) Finance
3 143 (68.75%) Java
4 127 (61.06%) Banking
5 101 (48.56%) SQL
6 76 (36.54%) Spring
6 76 (36.54%) Linux
7 67 (32.21%) Electronic Trading
8 60 (28.85%) OOD
9 59 (28.37%) C#
10 54 (25.96%) JUnit
11 51 (24.52%) Maven
11 51 (24.52%) Gradle
12 50 (24.04%) J2SE
13 47 (22.60%) JDBC
14 41 (19.71%) Mathematics
15 38 (18.27%) C++
16 37 (17.79%) Multithreading
17 35 (16.83%) Python
18 34 (16.35%) SQL Server
18 34 (16.35%) Degree
18 34 (16.35%) Computer Science
19 32 (15.38%) Equities
19 32 (15.38%) Low Latency
20 31 (14.90%) .NET
21 29 (13.94%) Scala
22 22 (10.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 20 (9.62%) Unix
24 19 (9.13%) VBA
24 19 (9.13%) Mentoring

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (3.85%) IIS
1 8 (3.85%) Jetty
2 3 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.37%) Power BI
3 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.40%) QlikView
4 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) KDB
5 3 (1.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.48%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.48%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 54 (25.96%) JUnit
2 51 (24.52%) Gradle
2 51 (24.52%) Maven
3 4 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (0.48%) Grunt
4 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.48%) Protractor
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) webpack
General
1 208 (100.00%) Front Office
2 159 (76.44%) Finance
3 127 (61.06%) Banking
4 13 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Advertising
5 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.54%) Spring
2 50 (24.04%) J2SE
3 47 (22.60%) JDBC
4 31 (14.90%) .NET
5 18 (8.65%) WPF
6 16 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
7 14 (6.73%) AngularJS
8 13 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 13 (6.25%) HTML
9 12 (5.77%) Rendezvous
9 12 (5.77%) TIBCO EMS
10 11 (5.29%) JMS
11 10 (4.81%) XML
12 9 (4.33%) ASP.NET
13 8 (3.85%) Apache CXF
13 8 (3.85%) Guava
13 8 (3.85%) Guice
13 8 (3.85%) JPA
13 8 (3.85%) WCF
13 8 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.35%) Computer Science
2 32 (15.38%) Equities
3 22 (10.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (6.73%) Derivative
5 11 (5.29%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.29%) Data Structures
6 9 (4.33%) Fixed Income
7 8 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 8 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.88%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.96%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.96%) Exotic Derivative
9 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.48%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 76 (36.54%) Linux
2 20 (9.62%) Unix
3 6 (2.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (32.21%) Electronic Trading
2 60 (28.85%) OOD
3 41 (19.71%) Mathematics
4 37 (17.79%) Multithreading
5 32 (15.38%) Low Latency
6 19 (9.13%) Mentoring
7 17 (8.17%) Algorithmic Trading
8 15 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.29%) MVC
9 11 (5.29%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.81%) Analytics
10 10 (4.81%) Asset Management
10 10 (4.81%) Web Development
11 9 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.85%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (3.85%) SDLC
12 8 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.85%) Wealth Management
13 7 (3.37%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (68.75%) Java
2 101 (48.56%) SQL
3 59 (28.37%) C#
4 38 (18.27%) C++
5 35 (16.83%) Python
6 29 (13.94%) Scala
7 19 (9.13%) VBA
8 14 (6.73%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.37%) VB
11 4 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.96%) Clojure
12 2 (0.96%) Perl
12 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.96%) XAML
13 1 (0.48%) C
13 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (16.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (7.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.77%) TIBCO
3 11 (5.29%) Oracle
4 9 (4.33%) Tableau
5 8 (3.85%) Redback
6 4 (1.92%) Sybase
7 3 (1.44%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.48%) Cognos
8 1 (0.48%) Murex
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