The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 35 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.49% - 1.34%
As % of the General category 1.15% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Back Office
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 84 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.23% 47.73% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 50
Average salary £42,415 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.03% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Back Office
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Halifax

Back Office
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification