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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 72 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.96% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the General category 2.66% 1.73% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +73.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
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
263 173 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.13% 27.24% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 228 132 105
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £51,000
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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) Fireworks
3 9 (47.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) Ajax
3 9 (47.37%) JSON
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) Sass
3 9 (47.37%) LESS
3 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
3 9 (47.37%) CouchDB
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (47.37%) Fireworks
1 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) CouchDB
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
1 9 (47.37%) XML
1 9 (47.37%) Ajax
1 9 (47.37%) JSON
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
1 9 (47.37%) HTML5
1 9 (47.37%) Sass
1 9 (47.37%) LESS
1 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
1 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) OO
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle