The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% -
As % of the General category - 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Back Office
North East

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 212 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.90% 32.92% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 84 161 135
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,660 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Back Office
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 4 (40.00%) COM+
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Taleo
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (30.00%) Balanced Scorecard
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Genesys

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) COM+
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Genesys
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects