Period
to 13 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 1.05% - 0.32%
As % of the General category 2.70% - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median annual salary £77,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £77,500 £42,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year +84.52% +97.65% -57.50%

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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 74 74 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 38.74% 32.03% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 88
Median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £24,100 £23,783
90th Percentile £79,075 £77,500 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.43%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Chester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Chester.

Salary trend for Back Office in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Roadmap

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei