The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / South West
Rank 200 224 205
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 41 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.55% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.33% 1.43% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 38
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +5.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1759 2236 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.88% 38.30% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1748 1668
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Back Office
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the South West

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the South West

Back Office
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +19 17 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Bristol +6 12 £60,000 +63.26% 5
Gloucestershire -3 7 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Dorset +34 4 £58,250 -6.80%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 24 (34.29%) CRM
2 23 (32.86%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) Finance
4 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) SAP
5 14 (20.00%) XML
6 13 (18.57%) C#
7 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (17.14%) .NET
7 12 (17.14%) Web Development
7 12 (17.14%) jQuery
8 11 (15.71%) Java
8 11 (15.71%) Windows
9 10 (14.29%) ERP
9 10 (14.29%) Front Office
10 9 (12.86%) MVC
10 9 (12.86%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.86%) Workflow
10 9 (12.86%) OOP
10 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
11 8 (11.43%) HTML
11 8 (11.43%) PHP
11 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 8 (11.43%) SAP CRM
11 8 (11.43%) SAP ERP
11 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (10.00%) Project Management
12 7 (10.00%) Process Management
13 6 (8.57%) XML Messaging

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Mule
2 2 (2.86%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) SAP CRM
1 8 (11.43%) SAP ERP
2 4 (5.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.43%) Infor CRM
4 1 (1.43%) Line 500
4 1 (1.43%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
1 3 (4.29%) LAN
1 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) AMQP
2 2 (2.86%) DHCP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) NAS
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) Skype
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) CorVu
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) Ingres
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) QlikView
5 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Selenium
1 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) Maven
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Front Office
3 9 (12.86%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.29%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Electronics
6 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) PHP Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) SAP Support
4 7 (10.00%) SAP Support Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) BPM Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Product Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Product Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) IT Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) XML
2 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 12 (17.14%) jQuery
3 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (11.43%) HTML
5 6 (8.57%) CSS
5 6 (8.57%) XML Messaging
6 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.14%) LAMP
6 5 (7.14%) RESTful
6 5 (7.14%) SOAP
6 5 (7.14%) WinForms
7 4 (5.71%) Ajax
7 4 (5.71%) CakePHP
7 4 (5.71%) Laravel
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (4.29%) JMS
8 3 (4.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.29%) Replication
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.86%) Derivative
2 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.43%) EPoS
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Solaris
3 2 (2.86%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) CRM
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.14%) Web Development
4 10 (14.29%) ERP
5 9 (12.86%) MVC
5 9 (12.86%) OOP
5 9 (12.86%) Workflow
6 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.00%) Process Management
7 7 (10.00%) Project Management
8 6 (8.57%) Functional Testing
8 6 (8.57%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) Process Improvement
8 6 (8.57%) Prototyping
8 6 (8.57%) User Stories
9 5 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (7.14%) Six Sigma
9 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) C#
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) Java
5 8 (11.43%) PHP
6 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.86%) Perl
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) XQuery
8 1 (1.43%) COBOL
8 1 (1.43%) Go
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) MCSE
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) DFS Replication
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) IBM
3 5 (7.14%) Pega
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe
5 2 (2.86%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) hybris
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Capita
6 1 (1.43%) Sage
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) Syclo
6 1 (1.43%) Veeam
6 1 (1.43%) webMethods
6 1 (1.43%) Zend
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £49 - £50 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago