Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 316 344
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 -14
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 15 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.20% 0.052%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.61% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 5
South West median annual salary £51,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.46% -18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £42,750 £26,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £55,100 £42,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +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 South West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,159 3,465 4,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.35% 33.60% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,551 2,789 3,727
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Wiltshire +4 12 £85,000 +161.54%
Somerset - 3 £49,500 -
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (60.00%) Back Office
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) Derivative
3 9 (60.00%) Test Management
3 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 9 (60.00%) Virtual Team
3 9 (60.00%) Fintech
3 9 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Channel Management
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Local Government
4 3 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (6.67%) MiFID
5 1 (6.67%) FATCA
5 1 (6.67%) KYC
5 1 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (20.00%) Local Government
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (60.00%) Derivative
2 9 (60.00%) Fintech
2 9 (60.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 9 (60.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
1 9 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
1 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (20.00%) Channel Management
2 3 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (6.67%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (6.67%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) FATCA
1 1 (6.67%) MiFID