The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 75 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% - 0.82%
As % of the General category 4.68% - 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Median salary £42,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Back Office
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
235 222 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.37% 32.13% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 220 176 202
Median salary £42,500 £48,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% +10.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,615
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 14 (93.33%) EPoS
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) EFT
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Retail
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) Delphi
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Refactoring
5 8 (53.33%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) WinForms
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) QA
8 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
10 2 (13.33%) C
10 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
10 2 (13.33%) Business Development
10 2 (13.33%) Time Management
11 1 (6.67%) VeriFone
11 1 (6.67%) Gemalto
11 1 (6.67%) Ingenico

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (26.67%) Software Manager
4 4 (26.67%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (26.67%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) EPoS
2 10 (66.67%) EFT
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.67%) Contactless
5 1 (6.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Delphi
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Gemalto
2 1 (6.67%) Ingenico
2 1 (6.67%) VeriFone