The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 37 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.44% 0.83% -
As % of the General category 4.62% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £15,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+183.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
Back Office
West Midlands

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

General Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.10% 43.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 21
Average salary £32,750 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £52,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Shropshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sage
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy