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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 59 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.21% 2.43% 4.87%
As % of the General category 0.57% 7.50% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 16
Average salary - £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
174 120 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.34% 32.35% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 145 115 141
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,700 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Leicester

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Ajax
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
5 6 (60.00%) UML
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (60.00%) XHTML
5 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Ant
5 6 (60.00%) J2EE
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) XSLT
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) Intershop
5 6 (60.00%) Maven
5 6 (60.00%) Marketing
5 6 (60.00%) Java EE
5 6 (60.00%) JSON
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (60.00%) OWASP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (60.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (60.00%) Ant
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
1 6 (60.00%) Advertising
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Ajax
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) XHTML
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Java EE
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) UML
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) OWASP
1 6 (60.00%) Web Accessibility
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Extreme Programming
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (30.00%) E-Procurement
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) PHP5
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Intershop
2 6 (60.00%) ATG
2 6 (60.00%) Demandware
2 6 (60.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) SAP