Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 124 145
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 18 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.10% 1.74% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 12
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.26% +13.97%
10th Percentile £17,500 £20,125 £21,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +12.41%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,643 922 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.76% 41.36% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 720 1,069
Cheshire median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £63,290 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.84% +1.88%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Cheshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Cheshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Cheshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 8 £55,000 - 1
Runcorn - 3 £17,500 -
Northwich +2 1 £36,000 +50.00% 1
Chester -18 1 - - 1
Knutsford - 1 £34,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 -
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) MySQL
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) Service Management
9 3 (16.67%) Process Management
9 3 (16.67%) ITSM
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Flash
9 3 (16.67%) Avaya
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (16.67%) Capita
9 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.11%) Content Management
10 2 (11.11%) Web Development

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Support Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) Flash
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) LINQ
7 1 (5.56%) MooTools
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) ITSM
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Process Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) EMIR
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Avaya
1 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) hybris