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 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 83 84 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 1.46% 0.20%
As % of the General category 2.25% 2.64% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 1
Median salary £68,250 £61,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.97% +105.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
488 796 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.98% 55.35% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 302 446 512
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,700 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 December 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
3 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (46.67%) Derivative
4 7 (46.67%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 5 (33.33%) Bloomberg
5 5 (33.33%) Charles River
6 4 (26.67%) SunGard
6 4 (26.67%) Back Office
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) SunGard APT
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) CFA
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) ION Trading
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) F#
9 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
9 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
9 1 (6.67%) thinkFolio

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SunGard APT
2 1 (6.67%) LatentZero
2 1 (6.67%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Back Office
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Business Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Business Solution Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Derivative
1 7 (46.67%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) F#
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CFA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 5 (33.33%) Charles River
2 4 (26.67%) SunGard
3 3 (20.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft