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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 46 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.21% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the General category 2.94% 3.23% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
102 93 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.30% 22.41% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 82 76 185
Median salary £52,500 £51,595 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% +28.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA