The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 16 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.09% - 7.22%
As % of the General category 21.15% - 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Back Office
West Sussex

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

General Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 47.71% 40.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 59
Average salary £36,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £50,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Back Office
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Gatwick

Back Office
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree