The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 132 122 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -60
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 15 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.74% 3.44%
As % of the General category 1.60% 2.07% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 65
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Back Office
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
874 725 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 37.11% 35.71% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 621 554 764
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £81,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Back Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Birmingham

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (43.48%) Finance
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (21.74%) Adobe
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) EDI
5 4 (17.39%) Document Management
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Presales
5 4 (17.39%) Xerox
6 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
6 3 (13.04%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) EPoS
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) MS Office
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Validation

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Apps
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Controller
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Programme Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) EDI
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 3 (13.04%) EPoS
4 2 (8.70%) iSeries
5 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
2 4 (17.39%) Document Management
2 4 (17.39%) Presales
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) B2B
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Case Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Logistics
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) RPG
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
3 4 (17.39%) Xerox
4 2 (8.70%) Axway
4 2 (8.70%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) Intel
4 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
4 2 (8.70%) OpenText
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 9 hours ago