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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 71 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.52% 0.93% 0.13%
As % of the General category 1.64% 2.67% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £22,500 £52,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Back Office
Surrey

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

General Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
183 262 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 31.50% 34.75% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 156 207 240
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 Guildford

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Back Office
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Guildford

Back Office
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Postgraduate
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) QMS
3 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 3 (20.00%) Zoho
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (60.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (20.00%) QMS
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) C++
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Zoho