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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 81 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 11 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 1.23% 1.69%
As % of the General category 2.50% 2.93% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +26.82%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
440 547 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.39% 42.14% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 205 320 319
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) Python
5 12 (48.00%) OO
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) Derivative
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 8 (32.00%) REST
7 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 8 (32.00%) User Experience
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) JSP
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) Equities
8 7 (28.00%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (24.00%) Market Making
9 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (20.00%) Use Case
10 5 (20.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.00%) C++
11 4 (16.00%) Spring
11 4 (16.00%) C#

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eikon
1 3 (12.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) KDB
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (12.00%) MS Access
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Kdb+
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Excel Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VBA Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) HTML5
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) CSS3
2 8 (32.00%) jQuery
2 8 (32.00%) JSON
2 8 (32.00%) JSP
2 8 (32.00%) REST
3 4 (16.00%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware
4 3 (12.00%) Swing
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) ODBC
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Derivative
2 8 (32.00%) User Experience
3 7 (28.00%) Equities
4 4 (16.00%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
6 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (28.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
4 6 (24.00%) Market Making
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.00%) Use Case
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (12.00%) RAD
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (8.00%) Systematic Trading
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) VBA
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) Sybase
2 3 (12.00%) Reuters
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