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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.56% 0.49% -
As % of the General category 0.99% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
101 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 56.42% 40.39% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 57
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS