The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 37 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.61% -
As % of the General category - 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 52 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.29% 31.52% 66.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 74
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Back Office
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Back Office
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management