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 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 47 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 38 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.99% 0.28% 1.91%
As % of the General category 12.58% 0.72% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
302 276 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 39.68% 38.28% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 209 216 176
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,250
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 September 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 +13 25 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Poole +12 10 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (86.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (73.13%) OO
3 47 (70.15%) Scrum
4 46 (68.66%) XML Messaging
4 46 (68.66%) Derivative
4 46 (68.66%) Data Modelling
4 46 (68.66%) RDBMS
4 46 (68.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 46 (68.66%) Java
4 46 (68.66%) XML
4 46 (68.66%) OOP
4 46 (68.66%) Multithreading
4 46 (68.66%) Relational Database
5 25 (37.31%) Coaching
6 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
6 23 (34.33%) Change Management
7 12 (17.91%) Finance
8 10 (14.93%) Electronics
8 10 (14.93%) Firmware
8 10 (14.93%) Line Management
8 10 (14.93%) Degree
8 10 (14.93%) French Language
8 10 (14.93%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.45%) IIS
10 5 (7.46%) MS Office
10 5 (7.46%) Windows
10 5 (7.46%) Linux

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (10.45%) IIS
2 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SAN
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) RDBMS
1 46 (68.66%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) RavenDB
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) NUnit
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
1 2 (2.99%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.99%) WATIR
1 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (2.99%) Moq
1 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.99%) NCrunch
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Electronics
2 10 (14.93%) French Language
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) Lead Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Engineering Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) DBA
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (2.99%) Database Developer
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (2.99%) Database Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.49%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.49%) Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.49%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.49%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (68.66%) XML
1 46 (68.66%) XML Messaging
2 3 (4.48%) NHibernate
2 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.99%) StructureMap
3 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (2.99%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) Spring.NET
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (68.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 46 (68.66%) Derivative
2 10 (14.93%) Firmware
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
1 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (86.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 49 (73.13%) OO
2 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (70.15%) Scrum
4 46 (68.66%) Multithreading
4 46 (68.66%) OOP
4 46 (68.66%) Data Modelling
5 25 (37.31%) Coaching
6 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
6 23 (34.33%) Change Management
7 10 (14.93%) Line Management
7 10 (14.93%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (4.48%) MVC
8 3 (4.48%) OOD
9 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.99%) ERP
9 2 (2.99%) Migration
9 2 (2.99%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.99%) Ruby
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) EMC
1 5 (7.46%) VMware
1 5 (7.46%) SonicWALL
1 5 (7.46%) Veeam
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Endeca
3 2 (2.99%) RedPrairie
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 24 days ago