Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +50
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.24% 0.38% -
As % of the General category 0.79% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Chester median annual salary - £22,500 -
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £34,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - -12.26% +13.97%

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 126 86 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 30.00% 32.33% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 58 114
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £29,075 £25,650 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,125 £70,000
Cheshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -1.23% -4.71%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Chester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance

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 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID