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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 96 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.71% 2.33%
As % of the General category 0.76% 1.66% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
526 542 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.96% 42.81% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 228 316 401
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) Equities
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) TestNG
4 3 (23.08%) Infor M3
4 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Infor M3
2 2 (15.38%) Movex
3 1 (7.69%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) MarkLogic
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) TestNG
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ERP Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
3 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (7.69%) FpML
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) J2SE
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
1 4 (30.77%) Equities
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Market Making
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) ISA Server
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Sun
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase