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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 72 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.55% 0.33% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,000 £39,335
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
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
194 300 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.83% 38.27% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 163 240 174
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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
Durham - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -5 1 - -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (76.19%) Retail
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Workflow
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (38.10%) Balanced Scorecard
6 8 (38.10%) Migration
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (38.10%) Taleo
6 8 (38.10%) Data Migration
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Genesys
8 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (28.57%) Statistics
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (19.05%) VB
10 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
10 4 (19.05%) COM+
10 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (19.05%) VB6

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (38.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (76.19%) Retail
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planner
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) COM+
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
4 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Workflow
2 8 (38.10%) Balanced Scorecard
2 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Data Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VB
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) VB6
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Genesys
3 2 (9.52%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
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