Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in West End of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
Central London > West End of London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +30
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 5 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West End of London 1.18% 1.75% 3.18%
As % of the General category 2.26% 3.57% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 23
West End of London median annual salary £70,000 £90,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18% +33.33%
10th Percentile £39,500 £85,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £95,000 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +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 West End of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West End of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 221 168 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West End of London 52.00% 49.12% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 164 145 257
West End of London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West End of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in West End of London

Front Office
Salary Trend in West End of London

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

Salary trend for Front Office in West End of London

Front Office
Salary Histogram in West End of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in West End of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Front Office in West End of London

Front Office
Job Locations in West End of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the West End of London region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Front Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 West End of London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Market Making
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) CFA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West End of London 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Market Making
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CFA
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase