The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 30 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.75% - 2.60%
As % of the General category 3.13% - 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £22,500 - £48,250
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 Chester region.

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.06% 57.14% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 59
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £45,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -37.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,500 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Chester

Back Office
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting