The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 31 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.92% 1.09% 1.74%
As % of the General category 10.24% 3.05% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -17.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
127 164 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.25% 35.81% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 151 113
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Back Office
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Liverpool

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Change Management
2 12 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 11 (61.11%) SLA
3 11 (61.11%) CRM
3 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 11 (61.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 10 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Process Management
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) Transition Management
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (22.22%) Moq
6 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (22.22%) Ninject
6 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Moq
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 10 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (22.22%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Applications Manager
2 9 (50.00%) Business Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 5 (27.78%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Service Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (11.11%) Business Systems Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Application Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) VXML
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (22.22%) Ninject
1 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Change Management
1 12 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 11 (61.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 11 (61.11%) CRM
3 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Process Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Transition Management
5 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) SLA
2 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft