The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 59 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.61% 0.14% 0.79%
As % of the General category 3.86% 0.45% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
259 220 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 41.64% 31.88% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 142 127
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
West Midlands

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Back Office
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Coventry

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 16 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 14 (77.78%) QA
2 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (55.56%) SOA
4 10 (55.56%) ETL
4 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Games
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) ATDD
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) SAN
8 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.56%) IIS
8 1 (5.56%) Windows
8 1 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) LAN

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Tester
1 8 (44.44%) Software Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Software Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (55.56%) SOA
3 10 (55.56%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) ATDD
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Dell
1 1 (5.56%) VMware