Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 127 132
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.67% 0.66% 1.05%
As % of the General category 1.81% 1.56% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 7
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £32,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -46.67% +41.18%
10th Percentile £36,625 £26,250 £35,200
90th Percentile £73,250 £46,250 £72,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.51% -18.89% +21.62%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 883 895 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.73% 42.38% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 662 579 495
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £29,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £64,900
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +6.38% +1.62% +2.78%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Back Office in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Software Delivery
4 7 (43.75%) Time Management
4 7 (43.75%) PaaS
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
4 7 (43.75%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (18.75%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Automated Trading
8 2 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
8 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
8 2 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (12.50%) Service Management

Back Office
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Designer
1 7 (43.75%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Operations
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Microservices
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) Software Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Time Management
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Trading
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) SAP