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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 102 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.77% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
764 653 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.22% 52.16% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 481 412 406
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Back Office
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 3 (21.43%) Charles River
4 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) thinkFolio
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Fidessa
5 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Derivative
5 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Markit EDM
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) VBA
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Markit EDM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Back Office
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Greeks
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
1 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Charles River
1 3 (21.43%) thinkFolio
2 2 (14.29%) Fidessa
2 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago