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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 129 97
Rank change year-on-year +14 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.38% 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.36% 1.00% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Median salary £32,500 £38,200 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.92% -25.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,200 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £70,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 733 898 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 40.10% 38.34% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 571 678 474
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Back Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Birmingham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) LAMP
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile Games
2 11 (73.33%) Games
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) Web Development
2 11 (73.33%) Online Games
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
2 11 (73.33%) Node.js
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (73.33%) OO PHP
2 11 (73.33%) React
2 11 (73.33%) API Integration
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Pega

Back Office
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 8 (53.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) BPM Designer
5 1 (6.67%) BPM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS3
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) HTML5
1 11 (73.33%) LAMP
1 11 (73.33%) Node.js
1 11 (73.33%) React
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Dojo
3 1 (6.67%) DOM
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Games
1 11 (73.33%) Online Games
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) API Integration
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) OO
1 11 (73.33%) OO PHP
1 11 (73.33%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) QMS
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Pega
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) webMethods
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