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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 108 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.16% 2.27%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.33% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 25
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
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
515 602 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.78% 48.12% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 252 405 361
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (30.77%) Equities
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Smalltalk
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Market Risk
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Market Making
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Degree

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) GemFire
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) KDB
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Application Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Python Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Smalltalk Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) ODBC
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Equities
2 4 (30.77%) Market Risk
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Market Making
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Smalltalk
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) StreamBase
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