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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.85% - -
As % of the General category 2.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.76%
Back Office
North West

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
129 169 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.34% 33.27% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 111 149 96
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Preston - 3 £50,000 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Magento

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) DMAIC
2 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft