The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 82 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.089% 1.04% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.20% 1.77% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  

Front Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 496 789 715
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.36% 58.84% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 351 472 390
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Front Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Edinburgh

Front Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Front Office in Edinburgh

Front Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 11 (91.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Derivative
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) SunGard
4 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
4 4 (33.33%) Charles River
4 4 (33.33%) Back Office
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) CFA
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SunGard APT
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Migration

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Business Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Business Solution Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Derivative
1 6 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CFA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 4 (33.33%) Charles River
1 4 (33.33%) SunGard
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