The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 62 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 0.55% 2.55%
As % of the General category 1.53% 1.56% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 13
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Back Office
Wiltshire

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

General Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
261 192 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 43.65% 35.49% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 234 151 180
Average salary £46,150 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Back Office
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Swindon

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Swindon

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Coaching
3 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (43.75%) Resource Management
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Management
3 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
4 6 (37.50%) Logistics
4 6 (37.50%) FMCG
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Murex
6 4 (25.00%) Finance

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DSLAM
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Head of Applications
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Murex Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Murex Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) LINQ
1 3 (18.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Coaching
3 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Management
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 7 (43.75%) Resource Management
3 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma
3 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
4 6 (37.50%) Logistics
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Murex
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks