The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 78 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 20 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 2.18% 2.76%
As % of the General category 4.26% 5.24% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
469 439 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.55% 41.65% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 230 274 256
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Front Office
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Glasgow region.

Front Office Salary Trend in Glasgow

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 40 (74.07%) Finance
2 34 (62.96%) Java
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 28 (51.85%) Banking
4 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (46.30%) Multithreading
5 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 20 (37.04%) TDD
7 18 (33.33%) Python
8 17 (31.48%) Scrum
9 15 (27.78%) Investment Banking
10 14 (25.93%) JMS
11 13 (24.07%) Spring
12 12 (22.22%) OO
13 11 (20.37%) OOD
13 11 (20.37%) C#
13 11 (20.37%) IBM
13 11 (20.37%) Middleware
13 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
13 11 (20.37%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (20.37%) Analytics
14 10 (18.52%) WPF
14 10 (18.52%) HTML
14 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
15 8 (14.81%) Task Parallel Library
15 8 (14.81%) MVVM
15 8 (14.81%) Investment Management
15 8 (14.81%) Use Case
15 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
15 8 (14.81%) .NET

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (5.56%) GemFire
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.11%) KDB
3 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) DB2
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) JUnit
2 2 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) ERwin
3 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 40 (74.07%) Finance
2 28 (51.85%) Banking
3 15 (27.78%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Python Developer
5 9 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) JMS
2 13 (24.07%) Spring
3 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
3 11 (20.37%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (20.37%) Middleware
4 10 (18.52%) HTML
4 10 (18.52%) WPF
5 8 (14.81%) .NET
5 8 (14.81%) Task Parallel Library
6 7 (12.96%) LINQ
7 6 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) J2EE
9 4 (7.41%) XML
9 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 3 (5.56%) JSON
10 3 (5.56%) J2SE
11 2 (3.70%) FIXML
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
12 1 (1.85%) REST
12 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.26%) Equities
4 4 (7.41%) GIS
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) UNIX
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (46.30%) Multithreading
2 20 (37.04%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) Scrum
4 12 (22.22%) OO
5 11 (20.37%) OOD
5 11 (20.37%) Analytics
6 8 (14.81%) Investment Management
6 8 (14.81%) MVVM
6 8 (14.81%) Use Case
7 7 (12.96%) Low Latency
8 4 (7.41%) Service Management
8 4 (7.41%) UML
8 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) Wealth Management
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) Python
4 11 (20.37%) C#
5 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.96%) Scala
7 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.70%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) COREP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) IBM
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) StreamBase
3 3 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago