The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 8.16%
As % of the General category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £21,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Back Office
North East

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

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 47.31% 43.31% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 14
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +129.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Back Office
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Durham

Back Office
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java