The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 32 43 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 53 11 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.75% 2.53% 20.77%
As % of the General category 32.12% 10.00% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 59
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £42,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -0.64%
General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
165 110 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 36.59% 25.35% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 96 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
Hampshire

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 1 August 2014, 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 60 (84.51%) SQL Server
2 55 (77.46%) Microsoft
3 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (64.79%) .NET
5 45 (63.38%) C#
5 45 (63.38%) HTML
5 45 (63.38%) JavaScript
5 45 (63.38%) ASP.NET
5 45 (63.38%) CSS
5 45 (63.38%) IIS
5 45 (63.38%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (63.38%) E-Commerce
5 45 (63.38%) .NET Framework
5 45 (63.38%) jQuery
6 43 (60.56%) ERP
7 42 (59.15%) OO
7 42 (59.15%) MSMQ
7 42 (59.15%) OOD
7 42 (59.15%) VB.NET
7 42 (59.15%) MVC
7 42 (59.15%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (59.15%) WATIR
7 42 (59.15%) Spring.NET
7 42 (59.15%) TeamCity
7 42 (59.15%) Git (software)
7 42 (59.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (59.15%) Confluence
7 42 (59.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 42 (59.15%) Moq
7 42 (59.15%) RedPrairie

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 45 (63.38%) IIS
2 42 (59.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (42.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.23%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Maximo
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (84.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (59.15%) RavenDB
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (59.15%) WATIR
1 42 (59.15%) TeamCity
1 42 (59.15%) Git (software)
1 42 (59.15%) Rhino Mocks
1 42 (59.15%) Moq
1 42 (59.15%) Cucumber
1 42 (59.15%) NCrunch
1 42 (59.15%) JIRA
1 42 (59.15%) ReSharper
1 42 (59.15%) NUnit
2 3 (4.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 42 (59.15%) Retail
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Developer
2 34 (47.89%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 15 (21.13%) Agile .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Junior
6 13 (18.31%) Junior .NET Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Software Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Software Team Leader
11 1 (1.41%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) .NET
2 45 (63.38%) HTML
2 45 (63.38%) ASP.NET
2 45 (63.38%) CSS
2 45 (63.38%) .NET Framework
2 45 (63.38%) jQuery
3 42 (59.15%) MSMQ
3 42 (59.15%) Spring.NET
3 42 (59.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 42 (59.15%) StructureMap
3 42 (59.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 42 (59.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 42 (59.15%) Dapper ORM
3 42 (59.15%) NHibernate
4 3 (4.23%) CSS3
4 3 (4.23%) HTML5
4 3 (4.23%) Ajax
4 3 (4.23%) SOAP
4 3 (4.23%) Web Services
4 3 (4.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Clustering
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Market Risk
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (22.54%) Windows XP
1 16 (22.54%) Windows
1 16 (22.54%) Windows 2000
1 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
1 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (63.38%) E-Commerce
3 43 (60.56%) ERP
4 42 (59.15%) OO
4 42 (59.15%) OOD
4 42 (59.15%) MVC
4 42 (59.15%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (59.15%) BDD
4 42 (59.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 42 (59.15%) Refactoring
4 42 (59.15%) TDD
4 42 (59.15%) Pair Programming
5 29 (40.85%) Migration
6 15 (21.13%) Problem Management
7 13 (18.31%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) C#
1 45 (63.38%) JavaScript
2 42 (59.15%) VB.NET
2 42 (59.15%) Ruby
3 4 (5.63%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
1 9 (12.68%) ISEB
2 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WCAG
1 3 (4.23%) WAI
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) VMware ESX
1 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
1 16 (22.54%) XenApp
2 15 (21.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 15 (21.13%) Tivoli
1 15 (21.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (77.46%) Microsoft
2 42 (59.15%) RedPrairie
2 42 (59.15%) Endeca
3 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) Intel
3 16 (22.54%) Citrix
4 15 (21.13%) IBM
4 15 (21.13%) Symantec
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
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