The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 93 83
Rank change year-on-year -24 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 896 1384 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.66% 3.28% 3.34%
As % of the General category 5.32% 6.18% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1185 1228
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £93,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16840 22377 23324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 49.92% 53.07% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14049 18968 19174
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Front Office
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Front Office in London

Front Office
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in London

Front Office
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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 -9 230 £73,750 +5.35% 67
Docklands, London - 6 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf -6 5 £90,000 +71.42%
Bromley - 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 - -
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1047 (56.84%) Finance
2 657 (35.67%) Banking
3 646 (35.07%) SQL
4 575 (31.22%) Java
5 450 (24.43%) C#
6 367 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
7 359 (19.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 346 (18.78%) Degree
9 338 (18.35%) Investment Banking
10 331 (17.97%) Linux
11 318 (17.26%) Derivative
12 314 (17.05%) Unix
13 282 (15.31%) Fixed Income
14 278 (15.09%) C++
15 277 (15.04%) .NET
16 266 (14.44%) Multithreading
17 258 (14.01%) Python
18 253 (13.74%) Electronic Trading
19 236 (12.81%) Equities
20 230 (12.49%) SQL Server
20 230 (12.49%) Low Latency
21 214 (11.62%) FIX Protocol
22 194 (10.53%) Computer Science
23 185 (10.04%) JavaScript
24 182 (9.88%) Business Analysis
25 180 (9.77%) SDLC
26 178 (9.66%) Investment Management
27 176 (9.55%) Asset Management
28 173 (9.39%) Analytics
29 168 (9.12%) Hedge funds

Front Office
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 44 (2.39%) Confluence
2 40 (2.17%) IIS
3 36 (1.95%) Apache
4 27 (1.47%) Apache Spark
5 26 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 16 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 13 (0.71%) JBoss
8 11 (0.60%) Jetty
8 11 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (0.54%) IBM Notes
10 9 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.33%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.33%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.27%) Mule
14 4 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.22%) SAS
15 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 93 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (0.54%) MS Project
3 10 (0.54%) Stata
4 9 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.49%) MS Office
4 9 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (1.90%) thinkFolio
2 21 (1.14%) ION MarketView
3 16 (0.87%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
6 8 (0.43%) Front Arena
7 7 (0.38%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 5 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.22%) Endur
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.22%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.22%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.22%) Summit
10 3 (0.16%) Kondor
10 3 (0.16%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.16%) Orchestrade
11 2 (0.11%) Eikon
11 2 (0.11%) Eze OMS
12 1 (0.054%) Aareon QL
12 1 (0.054%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.27%) SaaS
4 3 (0.16%) GitHub
4 3 (0.16%) PaaS
5 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.054%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.054%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.63%) FIX Connectivity
2 11 (0.60%) SAN
3 10 (0.54%) LDAP
3 10 (0.54%) Multicast
3 10 (0.54%) SSL
4 8 (0.43%) Firewall
5 5 (0.27%) BGP
5 5 (0.27%) DNS
6 4 (0.22%) IGMP
6 4 (0.22%) MPLS
6 4 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.16%) PBX
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.11%) VPN
9 1 (0.054%) AMQP
9 1 (0.054%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.054%) DEFINITY
9 1 (0.054%) DHCP
9 1 (0.054%) SMTP
9 1 (0.054%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.69%) Relational Database
3 48 (2.61%) MySQL
4 47 (2.55%) KDB
5 35 (1.90%) Big Data
5 35 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 30 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.30%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.03%) Power BI
10 18 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 18 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (0.92%) QlikView
12 16 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (0.76%) MongoDB
14 12 (0.65%) DB2
15 11 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.54%) Kdb+
17 9 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 113 (6.13%) Maven
2 97 (5.27%) JUnit
3 79 (4.29%) Gradle
4 64 (3.47%) JIRA
5 56 (3.04%) Subversion
6 31 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 28 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 28 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 23 (1.25%) FishEye
8 23 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (1.19%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.09%) Selenium
10 20 (1.09%) SpecFlow
10 20 (1.09%) Visual Studio
11 19 (1.03%) IntelliJ
12 18 (0.98%) Grunt
12 18 (0.98%) Jenkins
13 16 (0.87%) FitNesse
14 15 (0.81%) HP UFT
15 13 (0.71%) FlexUnit
General
1 1047 (56.84%) Finance
2 657 (35.67%) Banking
3 338 (18.35%) Investment Banking
4 161 (8.74%) Back Office
5 54 (2.93%) Advertising
6 46 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
7 37 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.74%) Retail
9 28 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.09%) Legal
10 20 (1.09%) Music Industry
11 18 (0.98%) Billing
12 17 (0.92%) Marketing
13 16 (0.87%) Private Banking
14 15 (0.81%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.71%) Electronics
16 10 (0.54%) Games
17 8 (0.43%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.27%) French Language
18 5 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 921 (50.00%) Developer
2 436 (23.67%) Analyst
3 395 (21.44%) Java Developer
4 215 (11.67%) Business Analyst
5 210 (11.40%) Front Office Developer
6 205 (11.13%) C# Developer
7 166 (9.01%) Senior Developer
8 133 (7.22%) Applications Support
9 130 (7.06%) Support Analyst
10 117 (6.35%) C++ Developer
10 117 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 88 (4.78%) Applications Support Analyst
12 72 (3.91%) Project Manager
13 71 (3.85%) .NET Developer
14 61 (3.31%) Java Pricing Developer
15 57 (3.09%) Architect
16 52 (2.82%) Team Leader
17 51 (2.77%) Software Developer
18 48 (2.61%) Junior
18 48 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (15.04%) .NET
2 214 (11.62%) FIX Protocol
3 158 (8.58%) Spring
4 151 (8.20%) HTML
5 136 (7.38%) XML
6 125 (6.79%) WPF
7 112 (6.08%) AngularJS
8 76 (4.13%) J2SE
9 75 (4.07%) JMS
10 73 (3.96%) JDBC
11 72 (3.91%) ASP.NET
12 67 (3.64%) CSS
12 67 (3.64%) Hibernate
12 67 (3.64%) WCF
13 66 (3.58%) HTML5
14 48 (2.61%) Rendezvous
15 46 (2.50%) Middleware
15 46 (2.50%) Web Services
16 45 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
17 41 (2.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 359 (19.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 318 (17.26%) Derivative
3 282 (15.31%) Fixed Income
4 236 (12.81%) Equities
5 194 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 168 (9.12%) Hedge funds
7 131 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (3.47%) Algorithms
9 58 (3.15%) Fintech
10 53 (2.88%) Equity Derivative
11 44 (2.39%) Credit Derivative
12 41 (2.23%) Credit Risk
13 40 (2.17%) Data Structures
13 40 (2.17%) Market Risk
14 38 (2.06%) Client/Server
15 36 (1.95%) Management Information System
16 25 (1.36%) Exotic Derivative
17 23 (1.25%) PMI
17 23 (1.25%) Virtual Team
18 22 (1.19%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 331 (17.97%) Linux
2 314 (17.05%) Unix
3 122 (6.62%) Windows
4 27 (1.47%) Solaris
5 22 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 22 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 19 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.54%) CentOS
9 3 (0.16%) Android
10 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (14.44%) Multithreading
3 253 (13.74%) Electronic Trading
4 230 (12.49%) Low Latency
5 182 (9.88%) Business Analysis
6 180 (9.77%) SDLC
7 178 (9.66%) Investment Management
8 176 (9.55%) Asset Management
9 173 (9.39%) Analytics
10 168 (9.12%) Mathematics
11 154 (8.36%) Risk Management
12 140 (7.60%) OO
13 134 (7.27%) Project Management
14 119 (6.46%) Algorithmic Trading
15 101 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 93 (5.05%) MVC
17 88 (4.78%) Fund Management
17 88 (4.78%) OOD
17 88 (4.78%) Software Engineering
18 85 (4.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 646 (35.07%) SQL
2 575 (31.22%) Java
3 450 (24.43%) C#
4 278 (15.09%) C++
5 258 (14.01%) Python
6 185 (10.04%) JavaScript
7 127 (6.89%) VBA
8 117 (6.35%) Perl
9 68 (3.69%) T-SQL
10 54 (2.93%) Scala
11 43 (2.33%) C
12 38 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.90%) MATLAB
14 34 (1.85%) R
15 31 (1.68%) TypeScript
16 30 (1.63%) Bash Shell
17 29 (1.57%) VB
18 27 (1.47%) PHP
19 19 (1.03%) PL/SQL
20 14 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 346 (18.78%) Degree
2 68 (3.69%) PhD
3 38 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 25 (1.36%) Postgraduate
5 16 (0.87%) PMP
6 13 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.38%) CFA
8 3 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.16%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.11%) CCAB
9 2 (0.11%) ISEB
9 2 (0.11%) MBA
10 1 (0.054%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.054%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.054%) MCP
10 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (7.00%) QA
2 100 (5.43%) MiFID
3 27 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 26 (1.41%) EMIR
5 20 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.60%) SLA
7 5 (0.27%) Basel III
7 5 (0.27%) FATCA
8 3 (0.16%) IFRS
8 3 (0.16%) PMO
9 2 (0.11%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.054%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.054%) COREP
10 1 (0.054%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.054%) FINREP
10 1 (0.054%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (0.87%) Docker
2 15 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.27%) NFS
4 5 (0.27%) Samba
5 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.054%) HDFS
6 1 (0.054%) LXC
6 1 (0.054%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.054%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
2 16 (0.87%) Puppet
3 13 (0.71%) Ansible
4 7 (0.38%) Control-M
5 5 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (0.22%) Endace
6 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.16%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.16%) SCCM
8 2 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (0.054%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.054%) MOM
9 1 (0.054%) Oozie
9 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.054%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 162 (8.79%) Oracle
2 105 (5.70%) TIBCO
3 100 (5.43%) Sybase
4 95 (5.16%) Microsoft
5 83 (4.51%) Murex
6 73 (3.96%) Bloomberg
7 45 (2.44%) Charles River
8 42 (2.28%) ION Trading
9 30 (1.63%) Red Hat
10 24 (1.30%) Tableau
11 19 (1.03%) Citrix
11 19 (1.03%) StreamBase
12 18 (0.98%) Fidessa
12 18 (0.98%) Informatica
13 16 (0.87%) Reuters
13 16 (0.87%) SimCorp
14 15 (0.81%) IBM
15 14 (0.76%) HP
16 13 (0.71%) Adobe
17 12 (0.65%) SAP
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum + plus large bonus (40%) and package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + exceptional bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65 - £100 per annum + Pension, Etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago