Period
to 26 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 186 215
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 15 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.57% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.29% 1.39% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 25
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.85% -3.53%
10th Percentile £37,875 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -8.33%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,165 1,729 1,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.14% 40.71% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1,131 1,558
East Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.26% +4.50%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +11 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £32,500 -
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 9 (60.00%) Performance Management
4 9 (60.00%) MAPM
4 9 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (60.00%) APMP
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (60.00%) People Management
4 9 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (60.00%) Line Management
4 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Games
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (20.00%) SDET
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) MCSE
8 1 (6.67%) MCSA
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (6.67%) AWS
1 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 9 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (60.00%) Line Management
1 9 (60.00%) People Management
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (20.00%) SDET
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) Office Automation
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Proactive Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) APMP
2 9 (60.00%) MAPM
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Automation Anywhere
1 1 (6.67%) Blue Prism
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) NICE Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (6.67%) Pega
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) UiPath