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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 78 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.38% 1.22% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £95,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
266 245 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.14% 29.59% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 232 171 165
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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