The 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 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 163 166 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 17 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.50% 1.31%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.26% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 52
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
Back Office
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1352 1586 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.82% 39.57% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1209 1283
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £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 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 31 July 2015.

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 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
Stockport - 3 £35,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £30,500 -
Salford - 1 £24,500 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) MySQL
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
5 11 (34.38%) VB
6 10 (31.25%) XML
6 10 (31.25%) XHTML
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Retail
6 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 10 (31.25%) Coaching
7 9 (28.13%) Open Source
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (28.13%) Pair Programming
7 9 (28.13%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) AccuRev
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) WebLOAD
3 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Lead Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Technology
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Sales Executive
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 10 (31.25%) XML
4 10 (31.25%) XHTML
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) WinForms
7 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
7 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) MyBatis
8 1 (3.13%) J2EE
8 1 (3.13%) DOM
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Economics
2 1 (3.13%) Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 10 (31.25%) Coaching
4 9 (28.13%) Open Source
4 9 (28.13%) Pair Programming
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) VB
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) ACCA
2 1 (3.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix
2 1 (3.13%) Altova
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Unisys
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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Salary: Salary and Good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent basic + various and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
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Salary: Up to £84,000
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Salary: Up to £55,000
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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