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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 125 150 106
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -44
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 38 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.19% 1.02% 2.12%
As % of the General category 3.04% 3.20% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 48
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,415 £25,000 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1249 1188 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.02% 31.82% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 959 937 850
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +6 18 £53,458 +15.58%
Leicestershire +18 10 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire +5 8 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Derbyshire +18 6 £42,500 - 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 30 (37.97%) Degree
2 21 (26.58%) .NET
3 20 (25.32%) C#
4 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
5 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
5 17 (21.52%) ITIL
6 16 (20.25%) Oracle
7 15 (18.99%) Service Management
8 14 (17.72%) MVC
8 14 (17.72%) Finance
8 14 (17.72%) TOGAF
8 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (15.19%) Android
9 12 (15.19%) SQL
10 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.92%) Data Management
11 10 (12.66%) ITIL V3
11 10 (12.66%) Project Management
11 10 (12.66%) ITSM
11 10 (12.66%) MS Office
12 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
12 9 (11.39%) Master Data Management
13 8 (10.13%) Windows
14 7 (8.86%) Scrum
14 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (8.86%) TDD
14 7 (8.86%) CruiseControl
14 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
14 7 (8.86%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Office
2 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.27%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.33%) SAN
2 4 (5.06%) DMZ
2 4 (5.06%) SSL
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.27%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.59%) Front Office
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Architect
2 14 (17.72%) C# Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Change Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.59%) IT Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Technical Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Architect
7 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Deskside Support
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.06%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.06%) DBA
8 4 (5.06%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.86%) NHibernate
4 7 (8.86%) WCF
5 6 (7.59%) Middleware
6 5 (6.33%) XML
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.80%) REST
8 3 (3.80%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) WinForms
8 3 (3.80%) SOAP
8 3 (3.80%) Web Services
9 2 (2.53%) HTML
10 1 (1.27%) CSS
10 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) Clustering
3 5 (6.33%) iPad
3 5 (6.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) EPoS
7 1 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Android
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 6 (7.59%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) Service Management
3 14 (17.72%) MVC
3 14 (17.72%) TOGAF
3 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (13.92%) Data Management
5 10 (12.66%) ITIL V3
5 10 (12.66%) ITSM
5 10 (12.66%) Project Management
6 9 (11.39%) Master Data Management
7 7 (8.86%) Web Application Development
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.86%) Scrum
7 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.86%) TDD
8 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.59%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.32%) C#
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) VB
4 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.53%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) ISEB
2 4 (5.06%) OCP
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) OCFS2
2 4 (5.06%) Terminal Services
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (5.06%) Legato
1 4 (5.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) SAP
3 7 (8.86%) Xamarin
4 6 (7.59%) VMware
5 5 (6.33%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Sage
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
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