Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 184 183
Rank change year-on-year -25 -1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 20 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.68% 0.80%
As % of the General category 0.88% 1.53% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 26
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +9.76% +29.47%
10th Percentile £54,125 £58,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -

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 2280 2350 3073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.27% 44.58% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1232 1792
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram 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 21 October 2017. 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 -9 16 £70,000 -6.67%
Edinburgh -30 3 £51,250 -19.61%
Front Office
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) OO
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) Robotics
4 11 (55.00%) OOP
5 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (15.00%) Big Data
8 3 (15.00%) C++
8 3 (15.00%) Spring
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) JUnit
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) Unix
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
10 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM

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 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.00%) Apache MINA
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) J2SE
3 1 (5.00%) JMS
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Robotics
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (70.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) OOP
3 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase