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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 73 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.71% 1.59% 0.14%
As % of the General category 1.66% 3.76% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +19.20%
Back Office
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
361 266 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 42.98% 42.29% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 265 215 143
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 9 (50.00%) VB
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) XHTML
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) SSL
5 6 (33.33%) W3C
5 6 (33.33%) SEO
5 6 (33.33%) Change Control
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) Google
5 6 (33.33%) Pay per click
5 6 (33.33%) Web Development

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.56%) OpenEdge
4 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Junior
2 6 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) XHTML
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) W3C
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) DTV
2 3 (16.67%) Taxonomies
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) SEO
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Change Control
2 6 (33.33%) Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 9 (50.00%) VB
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) PgMP
4 1 (5.56%) APMP
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Lotus
3 3 (16.67%) SAP