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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 1.03% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.47% 1.83% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 0
Median salary £50,000 £61,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +35.29%

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
477 712 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.92% 56.46% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 308 461 451
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £75,000 £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 18 January 2017.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front Office
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 (92.86%) Asset Management
2 7 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
3 6 (42.86%) Derivative
4 5 (35.71%) ION Trading
4 5 (35.71%) Bloomberg
4 5 (35.71%) Charles River
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) SunGard
5 4 (28.57%) Back Office
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 4 (28.57%) SunGard APT
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) CFA
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (7.14%) LatentZero
6 1 (7.14%) thinkFolio
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) SQL

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SunGard APT
2 1 (7.14%) LatentZero
2 1 (7.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Business Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Business Solution Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Derivative
1 6 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Asset Management
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CFA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Bloomberg
1 5 (35.71%) Charles River
1 5 (35.71%) ION Trading
2 4 (28.57%) SunGard