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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - 80 87
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.83% 0.34%
As % of the General category - 2.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
222 249 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.55% 29.47% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 179 205 295
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,789 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £81,840
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Capita