The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 125 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 47 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.80% 1.03%
As % of the General category 2.87% 1.85% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 12
Average salary £34,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1640 1402 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.23% 43.11% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 886 840
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Back Office
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Scotland

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Scotland

Back Office
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +12 35 £60,000 - 2
Edinburgh -12 8 £33,250 -26.11% 2
West Lothian - 3 £35,000 -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 48 (60.76%) XML
1 48 (60.76%) RDBMS
1 48 (60.76%) Relational Database
2 41 (51.90%) Java
2 41 (51.90%) Derivative
3 40 (50.63%) Multithreading
4 39 (49.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 39 (49.37%) XML Messaging
4 39 (49.37%) Scrum
4 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (49.37%) Data Modelling
4 39 (49.37%) OOP
4 39 (49.37%) OO
4 39 (49.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (35.44%) Finance
6 21 (26.58%) Change Management
7 15 (18.99%) Banking
8 14 (17.72%) SQL
9 13 (16.46%) UNIX
10 11 (13.92%) SLA
10 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (13.92%) VMware
10 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (12.66%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.39%) Windows
12 9 (11.39%) Investment Management
12 9 (11.39%) Equities
13 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
13 8 (10.13%) Windows XP
13 8 (10.13%) SQL Server

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) LAN
1 3 (3.80%) WAN
1 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (60.76%) RDBMS
1 48 (60.76%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) LSMW
1 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 15 (18.99%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Lead Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) Business Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (2.53%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.53%) SAP HR Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.27%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (1.27%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (1.27%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.76%) XML
2 39 (49.37%) XML Messaging
3 7 (8.86%) .NET
4 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.80%) HTML
5 3 (3.80%) CSS
6 1 (1.27%) Spring
6 1 (1.27%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (51.90%) Derivative
2 39 (49.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (11.39%) Equities
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) UNIX
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
3 8 (10.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.63%) Multithreading
2 39 (49.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 39 (49.37%) Scrum
2 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (49.37%) Data Modelling
2 39 (49.37%) OOP
2 39 (49.37%) OO
3 21 (26.58%) Change Management
4 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (12.66%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.39%) Investment Management
7 5 (6.33%) CRM
8 4 (5.06%) ERP
8 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Migration
9 3 (3.80%) Test Management
9 3 (3.80%) MVC
10 2 (2.53%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 14 (17.72%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) C#
4 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) ISEB
1 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) VMware
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago