The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 102 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.19% 0.84%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.52% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £59,750 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.23% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -0.64%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
357 382 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.31% 36.04% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 285 303 267
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Back Office
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Kent

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Kent

Back Office
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £34,500 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) CruiseControl
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) XMLBeans
6 3 (25.00%) jMock
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) EasyMock
6 3 (25.00%) Hudson
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) JBoss

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (25.00%) jMock
1 3 (25.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (25.00%) Hudson
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DBA
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Swing Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Audit Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) XMLBeans
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSD
1 3 (25.00%) Swing
1 3 (25.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (16.67%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (8.33%) Kronos
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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