Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England > North West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 349 349
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.095% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.24% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 9
North West median annual salary £51,250 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £38,063 £27,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £54,450
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,503 5,557 4,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.77% 42.51% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,349 4,057 3,709
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £64,040
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in the North West over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the North West region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +18 6 £48,125 +1.32%
Manchester -3 3 £50,000 -23.08%
Cheshire +19 1 - -
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (18.18%) Back Office
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (36.36%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Analyst Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Design Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Design Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Forecast Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Solution Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) MoSCoW
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Identification
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 4 (36.36%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com