The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 70 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.83% 1.53% 0.18%
As % of the General category 2.90% 5.13% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
Back Office
South Yorkshire

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

General Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
207 195 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.51% 29.86% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 168 156 126
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Sheffield

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Back Office
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Sheffield

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware