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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 78 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 22 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.96% 2.31% 2.72%
As % of the General category 4.49% 5.54% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 15
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £33,400
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
490 451 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.63% 41.72% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 256 274 249
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 £33,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 20 October 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 (70.18%) Finance
2 37 (64.91%) Java
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 28 (49.12%) Banking
5 26 (45.61%) Multithreading
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 20 (35.09%) TDD
8 20 (35.09%) Python
9 17 (29.82%) Scrum
10 15 (26.32%) Investment Banking
11 14 (24.56%) JMS
12 13 (22.81%) OO
12 13 (22.81%) C#
12 13 (22.81%) Spring
13 12 (21.05%) WPF
14 11 (19.30%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (19.30%) Analytics
14 11 (19.30%) OOD
14 11 (19.30%) IBM
14 11 (19.30%) Middleware
14 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
15 10 (17.54%) HTML
15 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.79%) .NET
16 9 (15.79%) Task Parallel Library
16 9 (15.79%) MVVM
17 8 (14.04%) Investment Management
17 8 (14.04%) Use Case
17 8 (14.04%) KDB

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (5.26%) GemFire
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.04%) KDB
3 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JUnit
2 2 (3.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
3 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 40 (70.18%) Finance
2 28 (49.12%) Banking
3 15 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (78.95%) Developer
2 33 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Senior Developer
4 11 (19.30%) WPF Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Python Developer
4 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) JMS
2 13 (22.81%) Spring
3 12 (21.05%) WPF
4 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
4 11 (19.30%) Middleware
4 11 (19.30%) FIX Protocol
5 10 (17.54%) HTML
6 9 (15.79%) .NET
6 9 (15.79%) Task Parallel Library
7 7 (12.28%) LINQ
8 6 (10.53%) CSS
9 5 (8.77%) J2EE
10 4 (7.02%) XML
10 4 (7.02%) jQuery
11 3 (5.26%) JSON
11 3 (5.26%) J2SE
12 2 (3.51%) FIXML
12 2 (3.51%) RESTful
13 1 (1.75%) REST
13 1 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) Fixed Income
3 6 (10.53%) Equities
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) GIS
6 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.51%) Derivative
7 2 (3.51%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) UNIX
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Multithreading
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) TDD
4 17 (29.82%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) OO
6 11 (19.30%) OOD
6 11 (19.30%) Analytics
7 9 (15.79%) MVVM
8 8 (14.04%) Investment Management
8 8 (14.04%) Use Case
9 7 (12.28%) Low Latency
10 4 (7.02%) Service Management
10 4 (7.02%) UML
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.02%) Web Development
10 4 (7.02%) Wealth Management
11 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (5.26%) Memory Management
12 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 20 (35.09%) Python
4 13 (22.81%) C#
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.04%) Perl
7 7 (12.28%) Scala
8 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.02%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) COREP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) IBM
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) StreamBase
3 3 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) Sybase
5 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos
5 1 (1.75%) Informatica
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago