The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 59 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 17 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.34% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the General category 6.88% 1.12% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +72.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
247 178 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.07% 30.85% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 203 126 175
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,400 £22,275
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Back Office
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the North East

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the North East

Back Office
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 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
Tyne and Wear -6 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Retail
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Workflow
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (34.78%) Balanced Scorecard
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Migration
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (34.78%) Taleo
4 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (26.09%) Statistics
5 6 (26.09%) Genesys
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 4 (17.39%) VB
7 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) COM+
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (34.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planner
2 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) COM+
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (26.09%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Workflow
1 8 (34.78%) Balanced Scorecard
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
1 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
1 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 2 (8.70%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
3 4 (17.39%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) PHP5
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Genesys
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
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