Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 183 187
Rank change year-on-year -44 +4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 18 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.071% 0.39% 0.85%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.94% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 22
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £60,750 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.70% -1.22% +32.97%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £82,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,155 1,916 2,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.09% 41.23% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,209 1,629
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Front Office 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 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -35 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Front Office
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) DB2

Front Office
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) Apache MINA
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase