The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 98 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.82% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.12% 1.67% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
714 598 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.79% 49.30% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 466 334 350
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
Scotland

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) SLA
2 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.79%) Front Office
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
1 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Test Management
3 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) WFM
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft