The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Back Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

General Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 21.43% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £69,500 £50,000
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 the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Back Office
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the M4 Corridor region.

Back Office Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Back Office
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (100.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft