The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 83 96 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.90% 2.85%
As % of the General category 2.24% 1.63% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 31
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +42.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,900 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Back Office
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
491 800 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.88% 55.17% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 306 453 502
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Project Management
4 13 (50.00%) GIS
4 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 13 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
4 13 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (38.46%) ArcGIS
6 9 (34.62%) Investment Management
6 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
9 5 (19.23%) Derivative
9 5 (19.23%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 4 (15.38%) SunGard APT
10 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
10 4 (15.38%) Charles River
10 4 (15.38%) SunGard
10 4 (15.38%) CFA
10 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Banking
10 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
10 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Front Office

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (38.46%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) BGP
1 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) GIS
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Front Office
2 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (38.46%) GIS Manager
2 10 (38.46%) GIS Project Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Asset Management Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Head of Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Derivative
2 5 (19.23%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Investment Management
5 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Change Management
9 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
10 2 (7.69%) Business Development
10 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CFA
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
1 4 (15.38%) Charles River
1 4 (15.38%) SunGard
2 3 (11.54%) Casewise
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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