The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 154 148 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -37
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 27 17 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.52% 1.91%
As % of the General category 1.96% 1.51% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 43
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,300 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £48,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1380 1126 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.04% 34.34% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 940 1114
Average salary £40,857 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 the East Midlands

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Back Office
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Nottinghamshire +24 24 £40,857 -3.29%
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Leicestershire -9 1 £40,000 - 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 33 (42.31%) ITIL
3 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (25.64%) Service Management
5 19 (24.36%) Business Analysis
5 19 (24.36%) UML
6 18 (23.08%) jQuery
6 18 (23.08%) Finance
7 16 (20.51%) ITSM
7 16 (20.51%) SQL
8 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 13 (16.67%) .NET
10 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 12 (15.38%) HTML
10 12 (15.38%) CSS
10 12 (15.38%) CRM
10 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
10 12 (15.38%) Use Case
10 12 (15.38%) Ajax
10 12 (15.38%) User Stories
10 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 12 (15.38%) ITIL V3
11 11 (14.10%) C#
12 10 (12.82%) PHP
12 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
13 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 9 (11.54%) Retail
14 8 (10.26%) Web Development
14 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.26%) XHTML

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (8.97%) Tomcat
1 7 (8.97%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) Node.js
4 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 4 (5.13%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) Network Security
2 4 (5.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) OLAP
5 1 (1.28%) ZAP BI
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Ant
1 7 (8.97%) Eclipse
1 7 (8.97%) Subversion
1 7 (8.97%) Maven
2 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 7 (8.97%) Advertising
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Service Manager
3 14 (17.95%) Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
5 11 (14.10%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Java Web Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Resource Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Head of Development
8 4 (5.13%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (5.13%) Head of User Experience
8 4 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) jQuery
2 13 (16.67%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) CSS
3 12 (15.38%) Ajax
3 12 (15.38%) HTML
4 8 (10.26%) XHTML
4 8 (10.26%) XML
5 7 (8.97%) XSLT
5 7 (8.97%) J2EE
5 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.97%) Java EE
5 7 (8.97%) JSON
5 7 (8.97%) RESTful
5 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.97%) HTML5
5 7 (8.97%) CSS3
5 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) ITIL
2 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (25.64%) Service Management
4 19 (24.36%) UML
4 19 (24.36%) Business Analysis
5 16 (20.51%) ITSM
6 12 (15.38%) CRM
6 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 12 (15.38%) Use Case
6 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 12 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 12 (15.38%) User Stories
7 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.26%) Web Development
9 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.97%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (8.97%) Scrum
10 7 (8.97%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (8.97%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) C#
3 10 (12.82%) PHP
4 7 (8.97%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.69%) Perl
5 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.41%) VB
7 4 (5.13%) VBA
7 4 (5.13%) VB6
7 4 (5.13%) PHP5
7 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.28%) HND
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) ATG
2 7 (8.97%) Intershop
2 7 (8.97%) hybris
2 7 (8.97%) Demandware
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
3 4 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (1.28%) Lotus
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
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