Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIS Front Arena (formerly SunGard Front Arena)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1223 1268
Rank change year-on-year +40 +45 +32
Permanent jobs citing Front Arena 6 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.043% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 26
UK median annual salary £76,250 £82,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.58% -5.71% +72.41%
10th Percentile £64,375 £70,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £131,250 £101,250 £91,250
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 13942 13017 15000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.74% 6.86% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9832 9835 11683
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91% +3.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +29 6 £76,250 -7.58%
London +2 6 £76,250 -7.58%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Front Arena also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Front Arena.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) Sophis
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Murex
2 4 (66.67%) Calypso
2 4 (66.67%) SunGard
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Summit
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Advent Geneva
1 2 (33.33%) Summit
1 2 (33.33%) Tradar
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front Arena Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) Pandas
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Calypso
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Murex
1 4 (66.67%) Sophis
1 4 (66.67%) SunGard
2 2 (33.33%) Advent
2 2 (33.33%) Charles River
2 2 (33.33%) FIS
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase