The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 156 127 152
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 24 59 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 1.40% 0.64%
As % of the General category 1.52% 3.70% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 17
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,500 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1577 1595 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.87% 37.73% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1305 1041
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,850
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Manchester

Back Office
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
Altrincham +10 9 - -
Bolton -11 5 £21,500 -38.57%
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 38 (54.29%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) Finance
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.71%) HTML
4 18 (25.71%) Banking
4 18 (25.71%) Retail
5 16 (22.86%) jQuery
6 15 (21.43%) XML
7 14 (20.00%) CSS
7 14 (20.00%) PHP
7 14 (20.00%) C#
7 14 (20.00%) MySQL
8 13 (18.57%) ERP
9 12 (17.14%) Project Management
9 12 (17.14%) Open Source
10 11 (15.71%) Mobile App
10 11 (15.71%) CMS
10 11 (15.71%) EDI
11 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 10 (14.29%) Android
12 9 (12.86%) Investment Management
12 9 (12.86%) Android Development
12 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.86%) Front Office
12 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.43%) Java
13 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.43%) Marketing
13 8 (11.43%) Degree
13 8 (11.43%) Time Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (15.71%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.43%) Agresso
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
1 1 (1.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) MS Access
2 4 (5.71%) SQLite
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) OLAP
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) DTS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 23 (32.86%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Banking
2 18 (25.71%) Retail
3 9 (12.86%) Front Office
4 8 (11.43%) Marketing
5 4 (5.71%) Billing
6 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 9 (12.86%) Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Software Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Implementation Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Android Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Website Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) HTML
2 16 (22.86%) jQuery
3 15 (21.43%) XML
4 14 (20.00%) CSS
5 11 (15.71%) EDI
6 6 (8.57%) .NET
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.71%) SOAP
8 4 (5.71%) Web Services
8 4 (5.71%) Ajax
8 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.71%) HTML5
8 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.71%) Android SDK
9 2 (2.86%) REST
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.86%) JSON
9 2 (2.86%) XHTML
10 1 (1.43%) Spring
10 1 (1.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Open Source
2 11 (15.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Android
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) ERP
2 12 (17.14%) Project Management
3 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (12.86%) Investment Management
4 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.86%) Android Development
5 8 (11.43%) Time Management
6 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Information Architecture
9 4 (5.71%) ITIL
10 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.29%) OO
11 2 (2.86%) Scrum
11 2 (2.86%) TDD
11 2 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.86%) Performance Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) SQL
2 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.00%) C#
3 14 (20.00%) PHP
4 8 (11.43%) Java
5 4 (5.71%) VBA
6 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
1 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) Intel
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) VMware
4 1 (1.43%) Zend
4 1 (1.43%) Progress
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