The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 55 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.77% 1.42% -
As % of the General category 2.86% 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
105 164 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.79% 29.18% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 142 222
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Back Office
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Suffolk

Back Office
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Sage
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (40.00%) Grails
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) CSS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Grails
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sage