The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 94 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 1.29% 0.86%
As % of the General category 0.51% 2.70% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 11
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
Back Office
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
392 592 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.88% 47.67% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 295 448 480
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Purfleet - 1 £35,000 -
Thurrock - 1 £35,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 2 (22.22%) AS400
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) TestDirector
3 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Retail Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) QA Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft