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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 99 84 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -31
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 2 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 1.88% 4.15%
As % of the General category 0.33% 4.07% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 24
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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
600 663 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.04% 46.07% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 404 375 230
Average salary £47,000 £46,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) Python
5 8 (66.67%) OO
5 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) TDD
5 8 (66.67%) Scrum
5 8 (66.67%) Middleware
6 7 (58.33%) JMS
6 7 (58.33%) OOD
6 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (50.00%) Analytics
7 6 (50.00%) IBM
8 5 (41.67%) Derivative
9 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (33.33%) UNIX
9 4 (33.33%) Linux
9 4 (33.33%) Banking
10 3 (25.00%) Spring
10 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (25.00%) JUnit
10 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
11 2 (16.67%) Degree
11 2 (16.67%) JSON
11 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
11 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 7 (58.33%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Derivative
2 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) OOD
4 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Scala
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
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