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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 29 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.63% 7.45% 1.61%
As % of the General category 1.45% 13.46% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Median salary - £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
69 104 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 43.40% 55.32% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 168
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £35,560 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Back 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (66.67%) French Language
3 8 (66.67%) Cash Management
3 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Kondor
3 8 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 8 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) J2SE
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) French Language
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Treasury Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) J2SE
1 2 (16.67%) JMS
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft