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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 136 137 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 21 23 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.77% 1.76%
As % of the General category 1.57% 1.57% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 52
Median salary £61,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -27.61%
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
1337 1462 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.55% 49.26% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 694 894 989
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,950 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +23.00% 1
Glasgow -3 8 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Front Office
UK

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (45.95%) Asset Management
2 16 (43.24%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Banking
4 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
4 12 (32.43%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
6 10 (27.03%) Python
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.62%) C#
9 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) Charles River
9 7 (18.92%) Time Management
9 7 (18.92%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) Markit EDM
10 5 (13.51%) CSS3
10 5 (13.51%) jQuery
10 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.51%) Fixed Income
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) JSP
11 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.81%) 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 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Markit EDM
2 3 (8.11%) Eikon
2 3 (8.11%) RMDS
3 1 (2.70%) Hi Portfolio
3 1 (2.70%) LatentZero
3 1 (2.70%) LongView
3 1 (2.70%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Banking
3 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Asset Management Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Business Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Excel Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Excel VBA Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Smalltalk Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) VBA Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) HTML5
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) CSS3
2 5 (13.51%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) JSP
3 4 (10.81%) REST
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) J2EE
6 1 (2.70%) JDBC
6 1 (2.70%) ODBC
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Fixed Income
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Derivative
3 3 (8.11%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Asset Management
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) OO
4 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Time Management
6 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) OOP
8 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.11%) RAD
8 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.41%) ETL
9 2 (5.41%) Fund Management
9 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.41%) MVC
9 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) Smalltalk
5 3 (8.11%) VBA
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) F#
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Charles River
2 3 (8.11%) Reuters
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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