The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 62 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.20% 1.60% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.51% 3.77% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
Berkshire

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

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 265 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.92% 42.40% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 175 222 234
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Back Office
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Slough

Back Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Struts
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (75.00%) Vaadin
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Struts
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java