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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 77 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the General category 4.35% 2.34% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Average salary £47,500 £23,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.52% -19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £20,250 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £23,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.76%
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
184 256 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.18% 28.48% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 166 192 258
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) Intranet
1 9 (81.82%) Extranet
1 9 (81.82%) jQuery
1 9 (81.82%) Usability Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Web Accessibility
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Grunt
4 5 (45.45%) Bower
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Extranet
1 9 (81.82%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Bower
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Grunt
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (54.55%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (54.55%) HTML Developer
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Usability Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Web Accessibility
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP