Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Back Office
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 131 163
Rank change year-on-year -20 +32 -15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.63% 0.80% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.31% 1.97% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 15
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% -8.54% +20.59%
10th Percentile £17,500 £21,400 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75% +17.65%

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 1452 912 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 48.03% 40.30% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 970 753 1102
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,232 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Runcorn - 6 £17,500 -
Warrington - 4 £55,000 - 1
Northwich +11 2 £33,000 +37.50%
Knutsford - 2 £34,000 - 1
Chester - 1 - -
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) CMS
7 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.79%) nginx
8 3 (15.79%) Flash
8 3 (15.79%) Intranet
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) Avaya
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) Process Management

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 (26.32%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) PhpStorm
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Support Officer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Hybris Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) Flash
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) MooTools
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (5.26%) LINQ
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile First
7 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) EMIR
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Avaya
1 3 (15.79%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) SAP