The first 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 23 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 70 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.37% 0.15% 1.83%
As % of the General category 1.13% 0.53% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 15
Average salary £62,500 £39,335 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.89% +12.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
266 189 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.84% 28.68% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 186 163 229
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
England

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
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 23 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £62,500 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA