The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 65 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% 0.31% -
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Back Office
Northamptonshire

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

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
185 332 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.65% 52.04% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 144 290 174
Average salary £40,000 £47,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.34% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Northampton

Back Office
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Kronos
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Murex
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Kronos
2 1 (25.00%) Murex
2 1 (25.00%) SAP