The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 96 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 15 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.19% 0.80% 1.14%
As % of the General category 2.91% 1.66% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £41,500 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £45,700 £67,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
515 603 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.78% 48.20% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 252 406 355
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Python
3 18 (58.06%) Java
4 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
5 13 (41.94%) TDD
6 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (38.71%) Ruby
6 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
6 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
6 12 (38.71%) Derivative
6 12 (38.71%) Refactoring
6 12 (38.71%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (38.71%) XPath
6 12 (38.71%) Market Risk
6 12 (38.71%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (38.71%) System Testing
6 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (38.71%) Middleware
6 12 (38.71%) XML Schema
6 12 (38.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (38.71%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) C++
6 12 (38.71%) MQSeries
6 12 (38.71%) XML
6 12 (38.71%) OO
6 12 (38.71%) Risk Analytics
6 12 (38.71%) Analytics
6 12 (38.71%) BigTable

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (38.71%) MQSeries
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Infor M3
2 2 (6.45%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) BGP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) FWSM
3 2 (6.45%) HSRP
3 2 (6.45%) IPv6
3 2 (6.45%) MPLS
3 2 (6.45%) OSPF
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) VRRP
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
2 12 (38.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (38.71%) BigTable
2 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
2 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
1 5 (16.13%) FitNesse
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) TestNG
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Python Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) ERP Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) FIX Protocol
1 12 (38.71%) Middleware
1 12 (38.71%) XML
1 12 (38.71%) XML Schema
2 6 (19.35%) Spring
3 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.90%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (6.45%) COM
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.23%) FpML
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Derivative
1 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
1 12 (38.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (38.71%) Market Risk
2 8 (25.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (22.58%) Clustering
4 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
4 5 (16.13%) Equities
4 5 (16.13%) User Experience
5 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) EMC Centera
6 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) TDD
3 12 (38.71%) Analytics
3 12 (38.71%) BDD
3 12 (38.71%) Complex Event Processing
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) Electronic Trading
3 12 (38.71%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) Refactoring
3 12 (38.71%) Risk Analytics
3 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
3 12 (38.71%) System Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Market Making
5 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Release Management
5 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Python
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 12 (38.71%) XPath
4 8 (25.81%) Perl
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Smalltalk
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Sun
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Cognos
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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