The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 49 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.08% 2.76% 2.08%
As % of the General category 13.68% 9.30% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Average salary £44,500 £44,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +102.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
Back Office
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
117 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.85% 29.66% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 92 75 83
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Portsmouth

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Back Office
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
2 57 (89.06%) Microsoft
2 57 (89.06%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (85.94%) TDD
3 55 (85.94%) Pair Programming
3 55 (85.94%) NUnit
3 55 (85.94%) Retail
3 55 (85.94%) Ruby
3 55 (85.94%) Endeca
3 55 (85.94%) NHibernate
3 55 (85.94%) .NET Framework
3 55 (85.94%) MVC
3 55 (85.94%) OOD
3 55 (85.94%) E-Commerce
3 55 (85.94%) IIS
3 55 (85.94%) ASP.NET
3 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 55 (85.94%) C#
3 55 (85.94%) HTML
3 55 (85.94%) JavaScript
3 55 (85.94%) VB.NET
3 55 (85.94%) .NET
3 55 (85.94%) OO
3 55 (85.94%) MSMQ
3 55 (85.94%) JIRA
3 55 (85.94%) ReSharper
3 55 (85.94%) Refactoring
3 55 (85.94%) WATIR
3 55 (85.94%) jQuery
3 55 (85.94%) Continuous Integration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 55 (85.94%) IIS
1 55 (85.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (79.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
2 55 (85.94%) RavenDB
3 13 (20.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 55 (85.94%) NUnit
1 55 (85.94%) JIRA
1 55 (85.94%) ReSharper
1 55 (85.94%) WATIR
1 55 (85.94%) TeamCity
1 55 (85.94%) Git (software)
1 55 (85.94%) Rhino Mocks
1 55 (85.94%) Moq
1 55 (85.94%) Cucumber
1 55 (85.94%) NCrunch
General
1 55 (85.94%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (85.94%) Developer
2 42 (65.63%) Software Developer
3 28 (43.75%) .NET Developer
4 15 (23.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Junior
6 10 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) HTML
1 55 (85.94%) .NET
1 55 (85.94%) ASP.NET
1 55 (85.94%) CSS
1 55 (85.94%) MSMQ
1 55 (85.94%) NHibernate
1 55 (85.94%) .NET Framework
1 55 (85.94%) jQuery
1 55 (85.94%) Spring.NET
1 55 (85.94%) ASP.NET MVC
1 55 (85.94%) StructureMap
1 55 (85.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 55 (85.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 55 (85.94%) Dapper ORM
2 13 (20.31%) Castle Windsor
2 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Open Source
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 2000
2 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (89.06%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (85.94%) TDD
2 55 (85.94%) Pair Programming
2 55 (85.94%) MVC
2 55 (85.94%) Refactoring
2 55 (85.94%) OO
2 55 (85.94%) E-Commerce
2 55 (85.94%) OOD
2 55 (85.94%) BDD
2 55 (85.94%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (65.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 42 (65.63%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (65.63%) ERP
4 34 (53.13%) Migration
5 33 (51.56%) Software Engineering
5 33 (51.56%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
6 13 (20.31%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) C#
1 55 (85.94%) JavaScript
1 55 (85.94%) VB.NET
1 55 (85.94%) Ruby
2 1 (1.56%) VBScript
2 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) ISEB
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware ESX
1 7 (10.94%) XenApp
1 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Tivoli
1 6 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (89.06%) Microsoft
2 55 (85.94%) Endeca
2 55 (85.94%) RedPrairie
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) Symantec
4 6 (9.38%) Intel
4 6 (9.38%) IBM
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago