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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 68 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% 0.95% 2.22%
As % of the General category 0.50% 2.66% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
201 188 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 31.41% 35.54% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 120 151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker