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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 27 36 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.73% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the General category 4.55% 1.25% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £47,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.35% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
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
66 80 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.15% 38.46% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Chester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Chester

Back Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
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Searchability
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Virtual Resources
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