The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 88 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.67% 0.90% 1.53%
As % of the General category 2.00% 3.06% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +2.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
350 294 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.72% 29.25% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 291 265 411
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Salary Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Gatwick +8 6 £40,000 +150.00%
Crawley -8 1 £45,500 -6.18%
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (59.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (59.09%) Change Management
3 13 (59.09%) Project Management
4 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) SEO
9 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.09%) Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) CRM
9 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
10 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
10 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (4.55%) Line Management
10 1 (4.55%) User Experience
10 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
10 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
10 1 (4.55%) Billing
10 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.55%) UML
10 1 (4.55%) MCT
10 1 (4.55%) MS Excel

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Academy Housing
1 1 (4.55%) arcHouse
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Business Analyst
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (59.09%) Change Management
2 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCT
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) SAP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Sage
1 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.55%) Anite
1 1 (4.55%) Lagan
1 1 (4.55%) Northgate
1 1 (4.55%) Civica
1 1 (4.55%) Comino
1 1 (4.55%) Capita
1 1 (4.55%) Orchard