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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 137 109 88
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -21
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.99% 1.93%
As % of the General category 0.78% 2.81% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 32
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £37,749
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
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
903 640 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.62% 35.15% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 646 477 744
Average salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) JDE World
4 2 (13.33%) iSeries
4 2 (13.33%) Axway
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) EDI
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) B2B

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (13.33%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) EDI
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) iSeries
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Case Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (13.33%) B2B
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) RPG
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) Axway
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (13.33%) OpenText
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
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