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 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 146 158 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 28 15 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.77% 0.46% 1.63%
As % of the General category 2.01% 1.34% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 31
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,982 £52,500 £65,000
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
1392 1123 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.23% 34.76% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 940 1057
Average salary £40,857 £42,189 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,500
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 19 September 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 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
Nottinghamshire +12 16 £40,857 -22.17%
Leicestershire +6 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £80,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 -
Derbyshire -12 1 £21,000 -50.58%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (58.90%) Degree
2 28 (38.36%) ITIL
3 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (28.77%) Finance
6 18 (24.66%) Business Analysis
6 18 (24.66%) UML
7 17 (23.29%) SQL
8 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
8 15 (20.55%) Service Management
9 14 (19.18%) jQuery
10 12 (16.44%) Oracle
10 12 (16.44%) ITSM
11 11 (15.07%) CSS
11 11 (15.07%) Windows
11 11 (15.07%) HTML
11 11 (15.07%) CRM
11 11 (15.07%) Data Modelling
11 11 (15.07%) Use Case
11 11 (15.07%) Waterfall
11 11 (15.07%) User Stories
11 11 (15.07%) User Experience
12 10 (13.70%) Project Management
12 10 (13.70%) .NET
13 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
13 9 (12.33%) Retail
13 9 (12.33%) ITIL V3
14 8 (10.96%) Ajax
14 8 (10.96%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.59%) Tomcat
1 7 (9.59%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.48%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
2 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) ZAP BI
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.37%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Ant
1 7 (9.59%) Eclipse
1 7 (9.59%) Subversion
1 7 (9.59%) Maven
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 7 (9.59%) Marketing
3 7 (9.59%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Service Manager
4 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Web Developer
5 9 (12.33%) IT Services Manager
6 7 (9.59%) Java Web Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Technical Architect
7 5 (6.85%) IT Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Head of User Experience
8 4 (5.48%) Resource Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) jQuery
2 11 (15.07%) HTML
2 11 (15.07%) CSS
3 10 (13.70%) .NET
4 8 (10.96%) XML
4 8 (10.96%) Ajax
5 7 (9.59%) Java EE
5 7 (9.59%) JSON
5 7 (9.59%) RESTful
5 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.59%) HTML5
5 7 (9.59%) CSS3
5 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (9.59%) XSLT
5 7 (9.59%) XHTML
5 7 (9.59%) J2EE
5 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.48%) LAMP
6 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.74%) iPad
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) ITIL
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (24.66%) Business Analysis
4 18 (24.66%) UML
5 15 (20.55%) Service Management
6 12 (16.44%) ITSM
7 11 (15.07%) CRM
7 11 (15.07%) Data Modelling
7 11 (15.07%) Use Case
7 11 (15.07%) User Stories
7 11 (15.07%) Waterfall
8 10 (13.70%) Project Management
9 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.33%) ITIL V3
10 7 (9.59%) OWASP
10 7 (9.59%) Web Accessibility
10 7 (9.59%) MVC
10 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.59%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) C#
3 7 (9.59%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.22%) PHP
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.74%) VBScript
6 2 (2.74%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) VB6
7 1 (1.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 43 (58.90%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.37%) HND
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) ATG
3 7 (9.59%) Intershop
3 7 (9.59%) hybris
3 7 (9.59%) Demandware
4 6 (8.22%) VMware
5 5 (6.85%) SAP
6 4 (5.48%) Adobe
7 2 (2.74%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) Lotus
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago