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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 80 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 1.02% -
As % of the General category 3.33% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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
451 577 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.45% 48.82% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 265 358 255
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
3 18 (50.00%) XML
3 18 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 17 (47.22%) Data Modelling
4 17 (47.22%) Java
4 17 (47.22%) Scrum
5 16 (44.44%) Derivative
5 16 (44.44%) Multithreading
5 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (44.44%) OOP
5 16 (44.44%) OO
5 16 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (44.44%) XML Messaging
6 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.78%) Coaching
7 9 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (25.00%) Change Management
8 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.22%) Banking
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (16.67%) WorkSite
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.11%) DHCP
12 4 (11.11%) DNS
12 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.11%) Web Development

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (16.67%) WorkSite
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) Extranet
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Softphone
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
2 18 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) IDOL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) OLTP
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Training Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Chief Technical Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) XML
2 16 (44.44%) XML Messaging
3 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) iBATIS
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Derivative
1 16 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Equities
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Data Modelling
2 17 (47.22%) Scrum
3 16 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (44.44%) OOP
3 16 (44.44%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) Coaching
5 9 (25.00%) Change Management
6 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Web Development
8 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.56%) DevOps
9 2 (5.56%) Line Management
9 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.78%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) XenApp
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Verint
5 1 (2.78%) Sybase
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe