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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 50 74 32
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -42
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% 1.10% 7.65%
As % of the General category 1.14% 3.30% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 26
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% +9.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
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
88 182 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.98% 33.33% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 68 157 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £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 29 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Architect
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Technical Architect
1 7 (77.78%) IT Architect
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
1 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
1 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) VMware