The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 42 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.78% 6.90% 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.82% 16.28% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £67,500 £30,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -43.92%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Back Office
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 86 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 42.80% 42.36% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 60 131
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Back Office
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Croydon

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Demandware
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) iPaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Mule ESB
2 2 (40.00%) CloudHub
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Mule
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (40.00%) Mule
1 2 (40.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) iPaaS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Demandware
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy