Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 136 129
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.82% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22% -2.17%
10th Percentile £62,000 £29,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £62,500 £65,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +7.14%

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 880 1,095 1,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.96% 43.76% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 523 672 811
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £48,166 £47,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +2.48% +1.08% +3.33%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office 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 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) FATCA
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) EMIR
2 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank

Back Office
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (33.33%) EMIR
1 1 (33.33%) FATCA
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II