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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 86 93
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 1 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.089% 1.05% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.20% 1.78% 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 496 787 714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.25% 58.78% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 351 473 389
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £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

For the 6 months to 28 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
Co-occurring 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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