The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 25 26
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 5.29% 6.25%
As % of the General category - 8.26% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £77,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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 Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 121 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 77.71% 64.02% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 105 82 150
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £98,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Back Office
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Unisys
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) LINC
5 2 (22.22%) MCP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Applications Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Dojo
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 6 (66.67%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) OOD
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) ERD
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) LINC
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Unisys
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM