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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 87 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.68% 1.07% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Median salary £61,500 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.60% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -13.97%
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
584 841 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.50% 53.46% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 382 454 493
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,325 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 7 (77.78%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (11.11%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
5 1 (11.11%) Charles River
5 1 (11.11%) Derivative
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) F#
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LatentZero
1 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Asset Management Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) F#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
1 1 (11.11%) Charles River
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft