Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 171 166
Rank change year-on-year -20 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.04% 1.14% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 25
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% +15.38%
10th Percentile £42,000 £21,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £44,500 £53,350
South West median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +85.71% -6.67% -6.25%

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 1352 1230 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.66% 38.12% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1017 1353
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.02% +3.75%

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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) NUnit
4 4 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Advertising
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Cadence
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 4 (28.57%) Hudson
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) CruiseControl
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Hudson
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) CRM Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) React Native
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) ArchiMate
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) MODAF
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cadence
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec