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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 52 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.16% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the General category 6.70% 2.99% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.76%
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
194 167 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.23% 30.70% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 172 134 104
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Tamworth - 7 £26,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +6 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Back Office
West Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
3 10 (47.62%) VB
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Migration
3 10 (47.62%) WinForms
3 10 (47.62%) VB6
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
3 10 (47.62%) JIRA
3 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
4 7 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 7 (33.33%) Retail
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) EPoS
4 7 (33.33%) EFTPOS
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
5 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (14.29%) TeamCity

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) AccuRev
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Hudson
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
1 10 (47.62%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Release Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
2 10 (47.62%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) EFTPOS
1 7 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
1 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.76%) System Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
2 10 (47.62%) VB
2 10 (47.62%) VB6
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Citrix
1 3 (14.29%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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