Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 189 193
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -38
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 23 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 0.74% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 25
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £61,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% +17.14% -
10th Percentile £54,625 £44,775 £45,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £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 2278 2646 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.27% 46.88% 48.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1382 1826
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 August 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 23 August 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 +3 19 £70,000 -3.45% 2
Edinburgh -17 3 £51,250 -16.67% 1
Front Office
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 19 (82.61%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) OO
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) Finance
5 15 (65.22%) OOP
6 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
7 12 (52.17%) Robotics
8 10 (43.48%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Spring
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle
10 6 (26.09%) Unix
10 6 (26.09%) JUnit
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (21.74%) Splunk
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
11 5 (21.74%) XSLT
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) C#
11 5 (21.74%) IBM
11 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
11 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
11 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
11 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (21.74%) RESTful
11 5 (21.74%) Banking
11 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
12 4 (17.39%) Python
12 4 (17.39%) 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Python Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (4.35%) IT Technical Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Scala Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Scala Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Spring
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (21.74%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.35%) Apache MINA
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) J2SE
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Robotics
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Derivative
3 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) OO
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) OOP
4 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) BPMN
10 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
10 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
10 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
10 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase