The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 68 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 29 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.60% 1.17% 0.54%
As % of the General category 8.76% 3.63% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 6
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Back Office
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
331 386 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.66% 32.30% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 274 346 286
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Luton +2 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bedford +19 5 £38,500 -41.88% 1
Dunstable - 1 £19,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.21%) jQuery
4 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) WinForms
4 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) RESTful
5 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) MySQL
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) FMCG
6 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) NHS
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (6.06%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) ATM
1 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
2 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
2 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Services Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation Manager
8 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Trainee
8 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) jQuery
3 6 (18.18%) RESTful
3 6 (18.18%) WinForms
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) WPF
6 2 (6.06%) LINQ
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) FMCG
2 4 (12.12%) NHS
2 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Process Management
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) Akamai
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago