Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 182 168
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.27% 0.52% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.75% 1.44% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 21
Bristol median annual salary £41,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.45% +57.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £32,325 £41,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £78,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £37,919
% change year-on-year -7.32% +35.16% +8.34%

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,325 1,393 1,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.45% 36.22% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,135 1,159
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Bristol

Back Office
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Bristol

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Cadence
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Alibaba
5 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) PayPal
5 2 (20.00%) Sage Pay
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Hudson
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
1 2 (20.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Sage Pay
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Product Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cadence
3 2 (20.00%) Alibaba
3 2 (20.00%) PayPal
4 1 (10.00%) Capita
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sun