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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 155 153 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 25 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.52% 1.35%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.54% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 26
Average salary £40,857 £33,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -5.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,800 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1417 1102 1242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.64% 33.60% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 932 1060
Average salary £40,857 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +13 9 £40,857 -6.07% 2
Leicestershire +9 9 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £80,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 -
Derbyshire -16 1 £21,000 -35.38%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 32 (51.61%) Degree
2 22 (35.48%) ITIL
3 19 (30.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (29.03%) Finance
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
8 13 (20.97%) Service Management
9 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
9 11 (17.74%) Windows
9 11 (17.74%) UML
9 11 (17.74%) jQuery
10 10 (16.13%) User Experience
10 10 (16.13%) ITSM
10 10 (16.13%) Oracle
11 8 (12.90%) Project Management
11 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.90%) CSS
11 8 (12.90%) UNIX
11 8 (12.90%) PHP
11 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 8 (12.90%) .NET
11 8 (12.90%) ITIL V3
12 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.29%) User Stories
12 7 (11.29%) Use Case
12 7 (11.29%) Strategic Planning
12 7 (11.29%) Business Development
12 7 (11.29%) VMware
12 7 (11.29%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.45%) IIS
1 4 (6.45%) Apache Solr
1 4 (6.45%) Node.js
2 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.45%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) Network Security
1 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.61%) ZAP BI
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) OLAP
4 1 (1.61%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.45%) Ant
1 4 (6.45%) Maven
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Service Manager
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.90%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) IT Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Technical Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Head of User Experience
9 3 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) jQuery
2 8 (12.90%) CSS
2 8 (12.90%) HTML
2 8 (12.90%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) Ajax
3 5 (8.06%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) XHTML
4 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) XSLT
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.45%) LAMP
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.45%) RESTful
4 4 (6.45%) Java EE
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
4 4 (6.45%) CSS3
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 19 (30.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
5 13 (20.97%) Service Management
6 11 (17.74%) UML
7 10 (16.13%) ITSM
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) ITIL V3
9 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (11.29%) User Stories
9 7 (11.29%) Use Case
9 7 (11.29%) Strategic Planning
9 7 (11.29%) Business Development
9 7 (11.29%) CRM
9 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
10 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) PHP
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.06%) C#
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) VBScript
7 2 (3.23%) VB
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) PHP5
8 1 (1.61%) VB6
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (51.61%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) HND
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) SAP
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) ATG
5 4 (6.45%) Intershop
5 4 (6.45%) hybris
5 4 (6.45%) Demandware
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
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