Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Front Arena skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Arena over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIS Front Arena (formerly SunGard Front Arena)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1024 1139 1161
Rank change year-on-year +115 +22 +99
Permanent jobs citing Front Arena 65 54 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.031% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 0.44% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 6
UK median annual salary £67,500 £87,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.86% +70.73% -41.43%
10th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £120,000 £95,625
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Front Arena is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8,575 12,413 12,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.95% 7.22% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,830 9,170 9,085
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,657
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Front Arena
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Front Arena as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Front Arena in the UK

Front Arena
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Front Arena in the UK

Front Arena
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Arena over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Front Arena in the UK

Front Arena
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Arena within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
England +114 65 £67,500 -22.86% 2
London +81 65 £67,500 -22.86% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing Front Arena 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 with a requirement for Front Arena.

1 63 (96.92%) SQL
1 63 (96.92%) Calypso
1 63 (96.92%) Finance
1 63 (96.92%) Derivative
2 61 (93.85%) thinkFolio
2 61 (93.85%) Investment Management
2 61 (93.85%) Front Office
2 61 (93.85%) Charles River
3 59 (90.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 59 (90.77%) Fixed Income
3 59 (90.77%) Equities
3 59 (90.77%) Hedge funds
3 59 (90.77%) Markit EDM
3 59 (90.77%) Asset Management
3 59 (90.77%) SimCorp
4 57 (87.69%) Business Analysis
5 50 (76.92%) C#
5 50 (76.92%) Java
6 47 (72.31%) Oracle
6 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
6 47 (72.31%) XML
6 47 (72.31%) Workflow
6 47 (72.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 47 (72.31%) Banking
6 47 (72.31%) FIX Protocol
7 44 (67.69%) .NET
8 43 (66.15%) Perl
9 41 (63.08%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development

Front Arena
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (72.31%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 61 (93.85%) thinkFolio
2 59 (90.77%) Markit EDM
3 6 (9.23%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (6.15%) Orchestrade
5 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg AIM
5 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (3.08%) Capstone
5 2 (3.08%) LatentZero
5 2 (3.08%) LongView
5 2 (3.08%) Minerva
5 2 (3.08%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 41 (63.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 63 (96.92%) Finance
2 61 (93.85%) Front Office
3 47 (72.31%) Banking
4 7 (10.77%) Back Office
5 6 (9.23%) Dutch Language
5 6 (9.23%) French Language
5 6 (9.23%) German Language
5 6 (9.23%) Investment Banking
5 6 (9.23%) Italian Language
5 6 (9.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Consultant
1 36 (55.38%) Technical Consultant
2 34 (52.31%) Java Consultant
3 20 (30.77%) Support Consultant
3 20 (30.77%) Technical Support
3 20 (30.77%) Technical Support Consultant
4 18 (27.69%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.38%) Implementation Consultant
5 10 (15.38%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 9 (13.85%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.77%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (9.23%) C# Application Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Java Applications Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) FIX Protocol
1 47 (72.31%) XML
2 44 (67.69%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (96.92%) Derivative
2 59 (90.77%) Equities
2 59 (90.77%) Fixed Income
2 59 (90.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 59 (90.77%) Hedge funds
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 4 (6.15%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) AIX
1 6 (9.23%) CentOS
1 6 (9.23%) Fedora
1 6 (9.23%) HPUX
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
1 6 (9.23%) Solaris
1 6 (9.23%) Unix
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
1 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) Investment Management
2 59 (90.77%) Asset Management
3 57 (87.69%) Business Analysis
4 47 (72.31%) Workflow
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.23%) Wealth Management
7 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) SQL
2 50 (76.92%) C#
2 50 (76.92%) Java
3 43 (66.15%) Perl
4 6 (9.23%) Python
4 6 (9.23%) VB
5 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (96.92%) Calypso
2 61 (93.85%) Charles River
3 59 (90.77%) SimCorp
4 47 (72.31%) Oracle
5 8 (12.31%) Bloomberg
5 8 (12.31%) Fidessa
6 6 (9.23%) Currenex
6 6 (9.23%) FXall
6 6 (9.23%) MarketAxess
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.23%) Reuters
6 6 (9.23%) ServiceNow
6 6 (9.23%) Tradeweb
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.15%) Murex