Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 194 169
Rank change year-on-year +21 -25 -42
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 18 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.13% 1.28% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 34
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.43% -17.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £20,500 £40,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £48,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% -25.00%

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1594 1876 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.16% 39.41% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1404 1169
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Birmingham

Back Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Birmingham

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) C
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) EPoS
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) Online Games
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) Games
5 3 (16.67%) Replication
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ERP Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Director
5 2 (11.11%) Navision Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Navision Support
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 3 (16.67%) React
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EPoS
2 3 (16.67%) Online Games
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) BBC
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) API Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Email Filtering
3 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) VMware