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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 126 121 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -58
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 20 14 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.68% 3.39%
As % of the General category 2.16% 1.95% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 64
Median salary £36,250 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
925 718 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.19% 35.09% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 535 722
Median salary £38,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £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 27 July 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Retail
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Games
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
7 5 (19.23%) Presales
7 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Adobe
7 5 (19.23%) EDI
8 4 (15.38%) EPoS
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) CRM
8 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (15.38%) Document Management
8 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
8 4 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (15.38%) Xerox
9 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet

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 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.69%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Retail
3 7 (26.92%) Games
4 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office
6 1 (3.85%) Law
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Controller
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) QA Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) EDI
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 4 (15.38%) EPoS
4 2 (7.69%) iSeries
5 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Solaris
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
1 5 (19.23%) Presales
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (15.38%) Document Management
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) B2B
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) PDM
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) RPG
3 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Adobe
3 4 (15.38%) Xerox
4 2 (7.69%) Axway
4 2 (7.69%) Intel
4 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 2 (7.69%) OpenText
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) VMware