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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 57 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 0 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.76% - 3.94%
As % of the General category 8.60% - 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 27
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Back Office
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
221 267 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.12% 40.45% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 229 294
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Back Office
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Dorset

Back Office
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 16 - -
Poole - 3 £45,000 -
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 53 (92.98%) Continuous Improvement
2 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (73.68%) OO
4 41 (71.93%) Scrum
5 40 (70.18%) Java
5 40 (70.18%) XML
5 40 (70.18%) XML Messaging
5 40 (70.18%) Relational Database
5 40 (70.18%) OOP
5 40 (70.18%) Data Modelling
5 40 (70.18%) RDBMS
5 40 (70.18%) Multithreading
5 40 (70.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (70.18%) Derivative
6 21 (36.84%) Coaching
7 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
7 20 (35.09%) Change Management
8 14 (24.56%) Finance
9 11 (19.30%) Firmware
9 11 (19.30%) Electronics
9 11 (19.30%) French Language
9 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 11 (19.30%) Line Management
10 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.51%) Ruby
10 2 (3.51%) HTML
10 2 (3.51%) .NET
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (3.51%) IIS
1 2 (3.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) RDBMS
1 40 (70.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) NUnit
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
1 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
1 2 (3.51%) WATIR
1 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (3.51%) Moq
1 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.51%) NCrunch
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Electronics
2 11 (19.30%) French Language
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Lead Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) DBA
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Database Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Database Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) XML Messaging
1 40 (70.18%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) NHibernate
2 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.51%) jQuery
2 2 (3.51%) Spring.NET
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.51%) StructureMap
2 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (3.51%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (70.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 40 (70.18%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Continuous Improvement
2 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (73.68%) OO
4 41 (71.93%) Scrum
5 40 (70.18%) OOP
5 40 (70.18%) Data Modelling
5 40 (70.18%) Multithreading
6 21 (36.84%) Coaching
7 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
7 20 (35.09%) Change Management
8 11 (19.30%) Line Management
8 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (3.51%) BDD
9 2 (3.51%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.51%) MVC
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) OOD
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.51%) Ruby
2 2 (3.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.51%) Endeca
1 2 (3.51%) RedPrairie
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle