The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 49 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 20 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.33% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the General category 10.53% 0.92% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Back Office
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
190 109 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.67% 20.45% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 158 83 95
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +6 5 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Tamworth - 1 £28,550 -
Back Office
West Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) VB
6 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) CSS
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) Ajax
6 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (31.82%) HTML5
6 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
7 5 (22.73%) REST
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) JSON
7 5 (22.73%) WinForms
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) XML
7 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Software Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Architect
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) Ajax
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) WinForms
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 5 (22.73%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) EFTPOS
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) OO
2 7 (31.82%) SOA
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 7 (31.82%) VB
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.09%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
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