The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 194 159 161
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.84% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.09% 2.80% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 14
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Back Office
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1467 1288 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.52% 30.09% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 931 1026
Average salary £42,415 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.03% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Leeds -25 11 £30,000 -21.05% 3
Bradford -11 1 £40,000 -9.60%
Halifax - 1 £47,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £49,500 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (30.77%) MySQL
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Automotive
4 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (19.23%) LAMP
4 5 (19.23%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Line Management
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) MS Access
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
1 6 (23.08%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Lead PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) EDI
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) Line Management
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (7.69%) Graphite
2 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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