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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 70 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 0.11% 1.62%
As % of the General category 0.96% 0.29% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% -23.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
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
312 342 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.89% 35.92% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 236 293 239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 31 July 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
Leicester +14 1 £33,500 +9.83%
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) SAP SRM
6 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (13.33%) SaaS
6 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (13.33%) PHP5
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
6 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
1 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SRM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Management Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Director
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) E-Procurement
4 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (13.33%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) PHP5
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell