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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 73 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 22 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.98% 2.27% 2.76%
As % of the General category 4.53% 5.29% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £34,500
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
486 454 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.78% 42.87% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 246 277 256
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 £35,000 £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 23 October 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 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 (72.73%) Finance
2 35 (63.64%) Java
3 29 (52.73%) SQL
4 28 (50.91%) Banking
5 26 (47.27%) Multithreading
6 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (38.18%) Relational Database
8 20 (36.36%) TDD
9 18 (32.73%) Python
10 17 (30.91%) Scrum
11 15 (27.27%) Investment Banking
12 14 (25.45%) JMS
13 13 (23.64%) Spring
14 12 (21.82%) OO
15 11 (20.00%) OOD
15 11 (20.00%) C#
15 11 (20.00%) IBM
15 11 (20.00%) Middleware
15 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
15 11 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (20.00%) Analytics
16 10 (18.18%) WPF
16 10 (18.18%) HTML
16 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
17 8 (14.55%) Task Parallel Library
17 8 (14.55%) MVVM
17 8 (14.55%) Investment Management
17 8 (14.55%) Use Case
17 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
17 8 (14.55%) Degree

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (5.45%) GemFire
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.91%) KDB
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JUnit
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.82%) Toad
3 1 (1.82%) ERwin
General
1 40 (72.73%) Finance
2 28 (50.91%) Banking
3 15 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Developer
2 33 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 9 (16.36%) C# Developer
5 9 (16.36%) WPF Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.64%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) JMS
2 13 (23.64%) Spring
3 11 (20.00%) Middleware
3 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (18.18%) WPF
4 10 (18.18%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) Task Parallel Library
5 8 (14.55%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) LINQ
7 6 (10.91%) CSS
8 5 (9.09%) J2EE
9 4 (7.27%) jQuery
9 4 (7.27%) XML
10 3 (5.45%) J2SE
10 3 (5.45%) JSON
11 2 (3.64%) RESTful
11 2 (3.64%) FIXML
12 1 (1.82%) Web Services
12 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Equities
4 4 (7.27%) GIS
5 3 (5.45%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.64%) Derivative
6 2 (3.64%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Multithreading
2 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Scrum
5 12 (21.82%) OO
6 11 (20.00%) OOD
6 11 (20.00%) Analytics
7 8 (14.55%) MVVM
7 8 (14.55%) Investment Management
7 8 (14.55%) Use Case
8 7 (12.73%) Low Latency
9 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
9 4 (7.27%) Web Development
9 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.27%) Service Management
9 4 (7.27%) UML
10 3 (5.45%) Memory Management
10 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) Python
4 11 (20.00%) C#
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.73%) Scala
7 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
7 6 (10.91%) Perl
8 2 (3.64%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) COREP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (7.27%) StreamBase
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Sybase
5 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.82%) Cognos
5 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago