Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 137 147
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 12 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.54% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.39% 0.97% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.82% +21.88%
10th Percentile £33,500 £29,600 £36,125
90th Percentile £53,000 £71,500 £70,625
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 861 924 1,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.51% 40.10% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 646 635 436
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
3 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 5 (41.67%) Big Data
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Data Science
3 5 (41.67%) Storage Management
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mining

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 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
2 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Data Science
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Storage Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) SAP