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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 50 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.49% - 0.51%
As % of the General category 2.89% - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 132 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.49% 47.83% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 153 113 85
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (63.64%) Advertising
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
2 6 (54.55%) JBoss Seam
2 6 (54.55%) JPA
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) IPv4
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) LAN

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) SMTP
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) IPv4
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
1 6 (54.55%) JBoss Seam
1 6 (54.55%) JPA
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XML Messaging
3 1 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) UML
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
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