The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 24 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.27% - 2.96%
As % of the General category 5.15% - 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
97 116 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 63.40% 81.12% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 75 103 143
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £37,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Canary Wharf region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (58.82%) Fixed Income
3 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
3 10 (58.82%) French Language
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Cash Management
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) MVVM
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 3 (17.65%) WPF
6 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) French Language
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Release Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) WCF
1 3 (17.65%) WPF
1 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Fixed Income
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Cash Management
2 4 (23.53%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley