The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.01% 0.85% -
As % of the General category 3.91% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £30,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 120 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.81% 33.99% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 111 106 146
Median salary £37,750 £35,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Lancashire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Back Office
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darwen - 5 £30,500 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
2 4 (40.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (40.00%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Forecasting
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) EPoS
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) FMCG
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (40.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Planning Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Planning Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) EPoS
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP