The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 126 124 144
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 15 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 1.32% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.60% 2.75% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 5
Median salary £61,500 £61,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £54,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.23%
Front Office
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
936 1492 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.43% 48.08% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 567 867 920
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 12 £61,500 -
Glasgow +3 2 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 15 (46.88%) Asset Management
2 14 (43.75%) Derivative
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 12 (37.50%) Banking
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) Investment Banking
5 10 (31.25%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Equities
6 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (18.75%) Charles River
8 6 (18.75%) Low Latency
8 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (18.75%) Market Making
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Use Case
9 5 (15.63%) Investment Management
9 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
9 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (15.63%) C#
9 5 (15.63%) C++
9 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (12.50%) CFA
10 4 (12.50%) ION Trading
10 4 (12.50%) Back Office
10 4 (12.50%) Risk Management

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SunGard APT
2 1 (3.13%) LatentZero
2 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) KDB
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.25%) Kdb+
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Business Solution Architect
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Solutions Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front Office C++ Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) Swing
3 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
3 2 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) JSP
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Derivative
2 8 (25.00%) Equities
3 7 (21.88%) OTC Derivatives
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Asset Management
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Low Latency
4 6 (18.75%) Market Making
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.63%) Investment Management
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Use Case
5 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) C#
2 5 (15.63%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) F#
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CFA
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Charles River
2 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
3 4 (12.50%) ION Trading
3 4 (12.50%) SunGard
3 4 (12.50%) Sybase
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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