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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 95 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.63% 1.05% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Median salary £61,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -15.55%
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
638 765 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.12% 52.40% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 359 458 467
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 July 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 15 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Charles River
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Markit EDM
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Perl
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
9 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
9 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (11.11%) Fund Management
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
9 2 (11.11%) Line Management
9 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
10 1 (5.56%) Legal
10 1 (5.56%) Equities
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.56%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (5.56%) LatentZero
2 1 (5.56%) LongView
2 1 (5.56%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Asset Management Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Charles River Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Fund Management
6 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 2 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) F#
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Charles River
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft