The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 80 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.66% 0.82% 2.01%
As % of the General category 1.73% 1.96% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 23
Average salary £30,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.08% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
462 459 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.18% 41.80% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 386 362 384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,000 £25,266
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Back Office
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Essex

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Essex

Back Office
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Chelmsford -4 3 £27,500 -
Braintree - 2 £33,750 -
Basildon +5 1 £32,000 +6.66%
Colchester - 1 £19,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Ajax
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) AWD
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (21.05%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Nagios
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.79%) AS400
9 3 (15.79%) BCP
9 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
9 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (15.79%) IBM
9 3 (15.79%) MySQL

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate
7 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
7 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Ajax
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) WF
7 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (15.79%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) WinForms
9 1 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.26%) JSF
9 1 (5.26%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) AS400
1 3 (15.79%) iSeries
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Biometrics
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) V-Model
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (15.79%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (15.79%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress