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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 71 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.13% 0.88% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
355 227 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 43.50% 38.47% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 263 200 119
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,250 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (46.67%) VB
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) XHTML
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) W3C
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) MVC

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Junior
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) XHTML
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) W3C
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) DTV
2 3 (20.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) SEO
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Pay per click
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (20.00%) Content Management
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) VB
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) PgMP
4 1 (6.67%) APMP
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Lotus