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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 99 75 110
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.71% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.62% 1.65% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 10
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
617 425 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.64% 43.68% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 464 370 450
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 2 £32,000 -
Harlow -4 1 £55,000 +147.19%
Chelmsford - 1 £27,500 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Braintree - 1 £30,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (54.55%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (45.45%) HTML5
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) Nagios
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) Web Services
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
8 9 (40.91%) SOA
8 9 (40.91%) WCF
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 9 (40.91%) Ajax
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (36.36%) JIRA
9 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (36.36%) TeamCity
9 8 (36.36%) DevExpress
9 8 (36.36%) Mercurial
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Data Mining
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
1 8 (36.36%) TeamCity
1 8 (36.36%) Mercurial
1 8 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 8 (36.36%) NUnit
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) HTML5
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) Ajax
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (36.36%) WinForms
5 5 (22.73%) Underscore.js
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
5 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.09%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Social Network
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) OO
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) BCP
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Document Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 12 (54.55%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 2 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) DevExpress
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle