The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 117 101 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 1.11% 0.83%
As % of the General category 1.40% 4.05% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Average salary £25,500 £70,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.57% +141.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
500 420 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.81% 27.49% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 429 311 420
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Oxford +2 1 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) WPF
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) VoIP
5 3 (16.67%) Process Management
5 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 3 (16.67%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (16.67%) Eagle STAR
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eagle PACE
1 3 (16.67%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) DSLAM
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate Oracle Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate SQL Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Financials Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL Developer
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) WPF Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Support
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
1 3 (16.67%) Process Management
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
1 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
3 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) VB
1 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) ILOG
4 1 (5.56%) Pega
4 1 (5.56%) Spiceworks