The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 87 80 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 13 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the General category 1.88% 2.05% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Median salary £61,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.13% -27.61%
Front Office
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
690 731 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.20% 53.55% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 405 416 448
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Front Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 19 (79.17%) Asset Management
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 12 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (45.83%) Investment Banking
4 7 (29.17%) Charles River
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Markit EDM
5 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Time Management
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 2 (8.33%) Fintech
8 2 (8.33%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) ETL
8 2 (8.33%) F#
8 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
8 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
8 2 (8.33%) Investment Management

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.17%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (4.17%) LatentZero
2 1 (4.17%) LongView
2 1 (4.17%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Investment Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Asset Management Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Quant Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) F# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XBRL
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Fintech
1 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Asset Management
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
5 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) F#
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Charles River
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Siebel