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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 42 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 48 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.92% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the General category 15.48% 2.72% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 2 5
Average salary £38,500 £48,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% -11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
310 294 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.76% 25.50% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 259 255 265
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £63,200 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +11 16 £32,500 -32.98%
Bedford - 14 £38,500 - 1
Dunstable - 1 £19,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £31,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 23 (37.70%) Retail
2 21 (34.43%) C#
2 21 (34.43%) .NET
3 16 (26.23%) jQuery
3 16 (26.23%) SQL
4 15 (24.59%) ITIL
4 15 (24.59%) Finance
5 14 (22.95%) WinForms
5 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
5 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
5 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
5 14 (22.95%) RESTful
6 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.39%) PHP
7 10 (16.39%) MySQL
7 10 (16.39%) CSS
7 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.39%) Degree
7 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
7 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
8 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.84%) IIS
9 6 (9.84%) HTML
9 6 (9.84%) Windows
9 6 (9.84%) TDD
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (9.84%) Ajax

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (9.84%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) ATM
1 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.84%) Bitbucket
1 6 (9.84%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (37.70%) Retail
2 15 (24.59%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
2 20 (32.79%) C# Developer
2 20 (32.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (16.39%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Server Support
4 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Business Transformation Manager
9 1 (1.64%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Portal Developer
9 1 (1.64%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 16 (26.23%) jQuery
3 14 (22.95%) RESTful
3 14 (22.95%) WinForms
4 10 (16.39%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.84%) HTML
6 6 (9.84%) Ajax
6 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.84%) WPF
6 6 (9.84%) LINQ
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.84%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.64%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
1 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) FMCG
3 4 (6.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
1 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) TDD
4 6 (9.84%) MVC
5 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.92%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.92%) Process Management
7 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.28%) Line Management
7 2 (3.28%) Coaching
7 2 (3.28%) Information Security
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.64%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.64%) Web Development
8 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.64%) Scrum
8 1 (1.64%) SOA
8 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) C#
2 16 (26.23%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) VBA
5 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Akamai
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
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