The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 54 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 0.47% 1.92%
As % of the General category 4.04% 1.54% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £64,750 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+99.23% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £32,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
198 195 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.16% 30.56% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 158 164 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Back Office
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Merseyside

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Back Office
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Liverpool +15 8 £64,750 +99.23% 1
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (18.18%) VXML
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) VXML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Ninject
2 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
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