Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 234 170
Rank change year-on-year +21 -64 +11
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 12 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.054% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.14% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -18.70% -
10th Percentile £41,800 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £59,800 £52,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

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 1,733 2,172 1,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 33.85% 38.99% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,419 1,165
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 11 £42,500 -15.00%
Edinburgh - 1 £52,500 - 2
Front Office
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (50.00%) Back Office
4 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) Data Science
4 6 (50.00%) Storage Management
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Law
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
6 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Solace
7 1 (8.33%) Talarian
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC

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 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) HBase
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Big Data Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Hadoop Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (8.33%) CGI
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) React
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSD
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Data Science
2 6 (50.00%) Storage Management
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Data Development
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Solace
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Talarian