The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 68 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 12 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.65% 1.40% 3.92%
As % of the General category 4.21% 3.90% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 28
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +43.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £64,850 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
Back Office
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
285 333 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.20% 35.96% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 226 302 228
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

Back Office Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Back Office
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Hinckley - 7 £47,500 -
Leicester +9 5 £35,000 -11.39%
Loughborough - 1 £57,500 -
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
4 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
4 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
4 11 (57.89%) NHibernate
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) E-Procurement
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (10.53%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.26%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) C# Developer
2 12 (63.16%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Director
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 11 (57.89%) NHibernate
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (5.26%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
2 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
4 2 (10.53%) E-Procurement
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) PDM
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP