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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 100 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.94% 0.53% 0.99%
As % of the General category 3.34% 1.75% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 14
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +116.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,750 £32,525
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
389 515 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.09% 30.33% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 312 382 441
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Abingdon - 5 £37,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £80,000 -
Oxford +12 2 - - 2
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 27 (69.23%) OO
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 25 (64.10%) C#
3 25 (64.10%) .NET
4 24 (61.54%) Data Management
5 22 (56.41%) TDD
6 21 (53.85%) jQuery
7 18 (46.15%) Scrum
7 18 (46.15%) MVC
8 17 (43.59%) UML
8 17 (43.59%) OOD
9 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
10 14 (35.90%) Couchbase
11 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (28.21%) Finance
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.21%) Big Data
14 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (25.64%) CSS
14 10 (25.64%) XML
14 10 (25.64%) HTML
15 9 (23.08%) MVVM
15 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (20.51%) RESTful
16 8 (20.51%) Android

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) IIS
1 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Couchbase
2 11 (28.21%) Big Data
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.69%) MySQL
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Publishing
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Manager
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
4 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (25.64%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) HTML
5 10 (25.64%) XML
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (20.51%) XSLT
7 8 (20.51%) WinForms
7 8 (20.51%) Ajax
7 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.51%) WCF
7 8 (20.51%) WPF
7 8 (20.51%) LINQ
7 8 (20.51%) DHTML
7 8 (20.51%) RESTful
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) W3C
3 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
3 5 (12.82%) Derivative
4 3 (7.69%) DTV
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Android
1 8 (20.51%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) OO
2 24 (61.54%) Data Management
3 22 (56.41%) TDD
4 18 (46.15%) MVC
4 18 (46.15%) Scrum
5 17 (43.59%) OOD
5 17 (43.59%) UML
6 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.08%) MVVM
9 8 (20.51%) Android Development
9 8 (20.51%) iOS Development
9 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
11 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
12 4 (10.26%) Project Management
13 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (64.10%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.51%) Telerik
2 5 (12.82%) Informatica
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Sage
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy