Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 102 134
Rank change year-on-year -36 +32 -14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 1.07% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.50% 2.77% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Glasgow median annual salary £57,500 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.12% +8.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £32,750 £26,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £43,875 £41,750
Scotland median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +16.47% +15.65% +8.09%

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 867 721 1,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.79% 38.41% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 630 409 565
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -0.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,375 £70,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
5 3 (23.08%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Trading
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Development
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Trading
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Straight-Through Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) LexisNexis
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata