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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 41 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.35% 0.76% -
As % of the General category 0.60% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
Cheshire

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
167 106 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 58.39% 40.46% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 95 75 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,072 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) ATL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Documentation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ATL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP