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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 44 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 25 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.23% 2.62% 1.41%
As % of the General category 22.52% 10.53% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £42,250 £44,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.05% +102.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
111 76 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.68% 24.92% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 102
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 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 82 (94.25%) SQL Server
2 75 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 72 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (81.61%) C#
4 71 (81.61%) HTML
4 71 (81.61%) JavaScript
4 71 (81.61%) .NET
4 71 (81.61%) IIS
4 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET
4 71 (81.61%) CSS
4 71 (81.61%) E-Commerce
4 71 (81.61%) .NET Framework
4 71 (81.61%) jQuery
5 68 (78.16%) VB.NET
5 68 (78.16%) OO
5 68 (78.16%) MSMQ
5 68 (78.16%) OOD
5 68 (78.16%) MVC
5 68 (78.16%) TDD
5 68 (78.16%) Pair Programming
5 68 (78.16%) NUnit
5 68 (78.16%) Retail
5 68 (78.16%) Ruby
5 68 (78.16%) Endeca
5 68 (78.16%) NHibernate
5 68 (78.16%) JIRA
5 68 (78.16%) ReSharper
5 68 (78.16%) Refactoring
5 68 (78.16%) WATIR
5 68 (78.16%) Continuous Integration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 71 (81.61%) IIS
2 68 (78.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 57 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.45%) Fireworks
3 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (94.25%) SQL Server
2 68 (78.16%) RavenDB
3 13 (14.94%) Big Data
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (78.16%) NUnit
1 68 (78.16%) JIRA
1 68 (78.16%) ReSharper
1 68 (78.16%) WATIR
1 68 (78.16%) TeamCity
1 68 (78.16%) Git (software)
1 68 (78.16%) Rhino Mocks
1 68 (78.16%) Moq
1 68 (78.16%) Cucumber
1 68 (78.16%) NCrunch
2 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 68 (78.16%) Retail
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (78.16%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) Software Developer
3 41 (47.13%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.54%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (18.39%) Junior
6 14 (16.09%) Junior Developer
6 14 (16.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
9 10 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (11.49%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (11.49%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Business Analyst
12 2 (2.30%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (81.61%) HTML
1 71 (81.61%) .NET
1 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET
1 71 (81.61%) CSS
1 71 (81.61%) .NET Framework
1 71 (81.61%) jQuery
2 68 (78.16%) Spring.NET
2 68 (78.16%) ASP.NET MVC
2 68 (78.16%) MSMQ
2 68 (78.16%) StructureMap
2 68 (78.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 68 (78.16%) NHibernate
2 68 (78.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 68 (78.16%) Dapper ORM
3 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 13 (14.94%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (3.45%) CSS3
4 3 (3.45%) XHTML
4 3 (3.45%) WSDL
4 3 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Open Source
2 12 (13.79%) Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Windows 2000
2 12 (13.79%) Windows XP
2 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 12 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (81.61%) E-Commerce
3 68 (78.16%) OOD
3 68 (78.16%) OO
3 68 (78.16%) TDD
3 68 (78.16%) Pair Programming
3 68 (78.16%) MVC
3 68 (78.16%) Refactoring
3 68 (78.16%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (78.16%) BDD
4 58 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (63.22%) ERP
5 55 (63.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 41 (47.13%) Migration
7 31 (35.63%) Software Engineering
7 31 (35.63%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
9 13 (14.94%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) C#
1 71 (81.61%) JavaScript
2 68 (78.16%) VB.NET
2 68 (78.16%) Ruby
3 3 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) ISEB
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) WCAG
2 3 (3.45%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) VMware ESX
1 12 (13.79%) XenApp
1 12 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (12.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Tivoli
1 11 (12.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 11 (12.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 75 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 68 (78.16%) Endeca
2 68 (78.16%) RedPrairie
3 12 (13.79%) VMware
3 12 (13.79%) Intel
3 12 (13.79%) Citrix
4 11 (12.64%) Symantec
4 11 (12.64%) IBM
5 3 (3.45%) Adobe
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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