Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 160 177
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 17 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.48% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.51% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 21
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +14.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £34,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,500 £54,750
South West median annual salary £45,750 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +14.38% +3.23% +3.33%

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 1,151 1,255 1,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.40% 38.39% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,006 1,293
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,866 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) Selenium
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Cadence
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Exploratory Testing
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) JUnit
5 7 (41.18%) Advertising
5 7 (41.18%) NUnit
5 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
5 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
5 7 (41.18%) Gherkin
5 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
5 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
5 7 (41.18%) Hudson
5 7 (41.18%) CruiseControl
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Retail

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) CruiseControl
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 7 (41.18%) Hudson
2 7 (41.18%) JUnit
2 7 (41.18%) NUnit
2 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
2 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) JMeter
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Advertising
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) BPM Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) CRM Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) Dojo
2 2 (11.76%) DOM
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Robotics
2 2 (11.76%) Tandem
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) Exploratory Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Cognitive Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Process Management
4 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.76%) QMS
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Robotic Process Automation
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cadence
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Pega
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) webMethods
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec