Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIS Front Arena (formerly SunGard Front Arena)
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1046 1172 1185
Rank change year-on-year +126 +13 +79
Permanent jobs citing Front Arena 64 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.73% 0.014% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 64 2 12
UK median annual salary £65,000 £76,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.75% -4.69% -8.57%
10th Percentile £48,750 £70,125 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,375 £103,750
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 8,766 13,812 11,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 8.01% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6,101 9,937 8,954
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +121 64 £65,000 -14.75% 3
London +101 64 £65,000 -14.75% 3

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 64 (100.00%) Charles River
1 64 (100.00%) Front Office
1 64 (100.00%) thinkFolio
2 63 (98.44%) Investment Management
3 61 (95.31%) Derivative
3 61 (95.31%) Calypso
4 60 (93.75%) Fixed Income
4 60 (93.75%) Asset Management
5 59 (92.19%) SimCorp
5 59 (92.19%) Markit EDM
5 59 (92.19%) Equities
5 59 (92.19%) Finance
5 59 (92.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 59 (92.19%) SQL
6 57 (89.06%) Hedge funds
7 48 (75.00%) Business Analysis
8 42 (65.63%) Banking
9 41 (64.06%) C#
10 39 (60.94%) Java
11 32 (50.00%) .NET
12 31 (48.44%) Oracle
12 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
12 31 (48.44%) Crystal Reports
12 31 (48.44%) Perl
12 31 (48.44%) XML
12 31 (48.44%) Workflow
12 31 (48.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 29 (45.31%) FIX Protocol
14 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (26.56%) Back Office

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 31 (48.44%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 64 (100.00%) thinkFolio
2 59 (92.19%) Markit EDM
3 11 (17.19%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (9.38%) Bloomberg AIM
5 5 (7.81%) LatentZero
6 4 (6.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 4 (6.25%) Capstone
6 4 (6.25%) LongView
6 4 (6.25%) Minerva
6 4 (6.25%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) Crystal Reports
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (100.00%) Front Office
2 59 (92.19%) Finance
3 42 (65.63%) Banking
4 17 (26.56%) Back Office
5 9 (14.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Applications Engineer
1 20 (31.25%) Java Engineer
2 17 (26.56%) Finance Manager
3 16 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 12 (18.75%) Implementation Manager
5 11 (17.19%) Applications Support Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Application Integration Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Implementation Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Java Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Support Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Support
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Support Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.00%) .NET
2 31 (48.44%) XML
3 29 (45.31%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (14.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (95.31%) Derivative
2 60 (93.75%) Fixed Income
3 59 (92.19%) Equities
3 59 (92.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 57 (89.06%) Hedge funds
5 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Exotic Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) AIX
1 8 (12.50%) CentOS
1 8 (12.50%) Fedora
1 8 (12.50%) HPUX
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
1 8 (12.50%) Solaris
1 8 (12.50%) Unix
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
1 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (98.44%) Investment Management
2 60 (93.75%) Asset Management
3 48 (75.00%) Business Analysis
4 31 (48.44%) Workflow
5 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.06%) Wealth Management
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.13%) DevOps
10 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.56%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.56%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.56%) Fund Management
10 1 (1.56%) IT Strategy
10 1 (1.56%) Microservices
10 1 (1.56%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (1.56%) TDD
10 1 (1.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) SQL
2 41 (64.06%) C#
3 39 (60.94%) Java
4 31 (48.44%) Perl
5 8 (12.50%) Python
5 8 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Charles River
2 61 (95.31%) Calypso
3 59 (92.19%) SimCorp
4 31 (48.44%) Oracle
5 15 (23.44%) Bloomberg
6 13 (20.31%) Fidessa
7 11 (17.19%) FXall
8 9 (14.06%) Currenex
8 9 (14.06%) MarketAxess
8 9 (14.06%) Reuters
8 9 (14.06%) Tradeweb
9 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 8 (12.50%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.13%) Sophis
11 1 (1.56%) FactSet
11 1 (1.56%) StatPro