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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 53 73 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 1.25% 7.47%
As % of the General category 3.53% 3.55% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 28
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
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
85 197 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.04% 35.05% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 176 123
Average salary £45,375 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £26,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Leicester

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (10.00%) Retail-J
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (10.00%) SLA

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 6 (60.00%) IT Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Director
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) VMware