The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 128 104 129
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 50 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.96% 0.88%
As % of the General category 3.03% 4.43% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 19
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £41,800 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1648 1377 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.69% 44.19% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 741 896
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Front Office
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Scotland region.

Front Office Salary Trend in Scotland

Front Office
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in Scotland

Front Office
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -28 28 £55,000 +12.82% 5
Edinburgh -21 11 £43,750 +25.00%
Stirling -4 3 - - 1
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (68.12%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 21 (30.43%) Degree
4 19 (27.54%) OO
5 18 (26.09%) C#
6 17 (24.64%) C++
6 17 (24.64%) Python
6 17 (24.64%) WPF
7 16 (23.19%) Investment Management
7 16 (23.19%) UNIX
7 16 (23.19%) Finance
8 15 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (20.29%) Linux
10 13 (18.84%) Derivative
11 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
11 11 (15.94%) Perl
11 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
12 10 (14.49%) Scala
12 10 (14.49%) Low Latency
12 10 (14.49%) Oracle
12 10 (14.49%) TDD
12 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
13 9 (13.04%) Spring
13 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
13 9 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
13 9 (13.04%) LINQ
13 9 (13.04%) WCF
14 8 (11.59%) KDB
14 8 (11.59%) Banking
14 8 (11.59%) Charles River

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) Mule
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) KDB
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.80%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.35%) Hudson
3 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.35%) Concordion
3 3 (4.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Advertising
4 4 (5.80%) Back Office
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Analyst
4 17 (24.64%) C# Developer
4 17 (24.64%) WPF Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Front Office Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Java Analyst Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Development Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) FX Business Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (1.45%) Senior IT Business Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.45%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) WPF
2 9 (13.04%) Spring
2 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 9 (13.04%) LINQ
2 9 (13.04%) WCF
3 6 (8.70%) XML
4 5 (7.25%) jQuery
5 4 (5.80%) JSON
5 4 (5.80%) JMS
5 4 (5.80%) .NET
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
6 3 (4.35%) Dojo
6 3 (4.35%) YUI
6 3 (4.35%) Ext JS
6 3 (4.35%) JPA
6 3 (4.35%) Task Parallel Library
6 3 (4.35%) DHTML
6 3 (4.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.35%) DOM
6 3 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (18.84%) Derivative
3 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.14%) Equities
4 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) UNIX
2 14 (20.29%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 3 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) OO
2 16 (23.19%) Investment Management
3 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
3 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
4 10 (14.49%) Low Latency
4 10 (14.49%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.25%) MVVM
7 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.25%) SOA
8 4 (5.80%) Change Management
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.80%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.80%) Fund Management
9 3 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) C#
4 17 (24.64%) C++
4 17 (24.64%) Python
5 11 (15.94%) Perl
6 10 (14.49%) Scala
7 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
2 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Charles River
3 6 (8.70%) Sybase
4 4 (5.80%) thinkFolio
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.35%) Perforce
6 2 (2.90%) Calypso
6 2 (2.90%) Murex
6 2 (2.90%) Siebel
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) VMware
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago