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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 78 79 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 22 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 1.81% 3.67%
As % of the General category 3.79% 4.26% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.77%
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
580 469 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.81% 42.44% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 321 274 244
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
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 19 September 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (71.64%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) Finance
3 32 (47.76%) Multithreading
4 31 (46.27%) SQL
5 28 (41.79%) Banking
6 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.33%) Python
7 20 (29.85%) C#
8 19 (28.36%) WPF
9 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
9 18 (26.87%) TDD
10 15 (22.39%) Spring
10 15 (22.39%) Investment Banking
10 15 (22.39%) Perl
11 14 (20.90%) Scrum
11 14 (20.90%) UNIX
11 14 (20.90%) OO
11 14 (20.90%) KDB
12 13 (19.40%) Degree
12 13 (19.40%) JMS
12 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
13 12 (17.91%) .NET
13 12 (17.91%) Task Parallel Library
13 12 (17.91%) MVVM
14 11 (16.42%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (16.42%) C++
14 11 (16.42%) Linux
14 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.93%) HTML
15 10 (14.93%) JavaScript

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.48%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (4.48%) GemFire
2 2 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.49%) Mule
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
2 14 (20.90%) KDB
3 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JUnit
2 2 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) ERwin
3 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 28 (41.79%) Banking
3 15 (22.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (83.58%) Developer
2 37 (55.22%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.87%) C# Developer
3 18 (26.87%) WPF Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Python Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Front Office Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) WPF
2 15 (22.39%) Spring
3 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
3 13 (19.40%) JMS
4 12 (17.91%) .NET
4 12 (17.91%) Task Parallel Library
5 11 (16.42%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (14.93%) HTML
7 8 (11.94%) Middleware
7 8 (11.94%) LINQ
8 7 (10.45%) J2EE
9 6 (8.96%) CSS
10 5 (7.46%) XML
11 4 (5.97%) J2SE
11 4 (5.97%) jQuery
12 3 (4.48%) JSON
13 2 (2.99%) FIXML
13 2 (2.99%) RESTful
14 1 (1.49%) REST
14 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Equities
3 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.45%) Fixed Income
5 6 (8.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (5.97%) GIS
7 3 (4.48%) Derivative
8 2 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) UNIX
2 11 (16.42%) Linux
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Multithreading
2 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
4 14 (20.90%) OO
5 12 (17.91%) MVVM
6 9 (13.43%) Low Latency
6 9 (13.43%) OOD
7 8 (11.94%) Analytics
7 8 (11.94%) Investment Management
7 8 (11.94%) Use Case
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Service Management
9 4 (5.97%) UML
9 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Web Development
9 4 (5.97%) Wealth Management
10 3 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) SQL
3 23 (34.33%) Python
4 20 (29.85%) C#
5 15 (22.39%) Perl
6 11 (16.42%) C++
7 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.94%) Scala
9 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) MOM
2 1 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) IBM
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) StreamBase
4 3 (4.48%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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