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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.32% 1.32%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.55% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Median salary £37,750 £48,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.16% +42.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £47,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,550 £57,700 £48,334
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
525 722 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.92% 58.18% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 379 439 425
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) GIS
4 8 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Investment Management
5 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) ArcGIS
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) SunGard
6 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
6 4 (25.00%) Charles River
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) CFA
6 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Front Office
6 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Windows

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 5 (31.25%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
2 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (6.25%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Front Office
2 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) GIS Manager
2 5 (31.25%) GIS Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Derivative
1 4 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Investment Management
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.25%) Collateral Management
9 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (25.00%) Charles River
1 4 (25.00%) SunGard
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago