The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / East of England
Rank 225 255 226
Rank change year-on-year +30 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 22 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.06% 0.51% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 28
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2081 2770 2590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 34.49% 37.64% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 2142 2041
Median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Back Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +24 8 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +18 6 £20,500 -36.92% 3
Hertfordshire +20 5 £57,500 +167.44% 1
Essex +8 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
3 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
4 12 (23.53%) Analytics
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
5 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.57%) Retail
6 10 (19.61%) Marketing
6 10 (19.61%) Finance
6 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
6 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.65%) SDLC
7 9 (17.65%) ITIL
8 8 (15.69%) JMS
8 8 (15.69%) B2B
8 8 (15.69%) B2C
8 8 (15.69%) JDBC
8 8 (15.69%) Servlets
8 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 8 (15.69%) J2EE
8 8 (15.69%) Java
8 8 (15.69%) Oracle
8 8 (15.69%) EJB
8 8 (15.69%) Scrum
8 8 (15.69%) Web Design
8 8 (15.69%) Web Analytics
8 8 (15.69%) Content Management
8 8 (15.69%) User Experience

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (3.92%) Apache
1 2 (3.92%) Drupal
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) LAN
1 4 (7.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.92%) Selenium
1 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Retail
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Back Office Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Commercial Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Commercial Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Field Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Product Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Product Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) EJB
1 8 (15.69%) J2EE
1 8 (15.69%) JDBC
1 8 (15.69%) JMS
1 8 (15.69%) Servlets
1 8 (15.69%) Web Services
2 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
2 7 (13.73%) JPA
2 7 (13.73%) Spring
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) .NET
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) LAMP
5 2 (3.92%) Laravel
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) React
6 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.92%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
2 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
3 12 (23.53%) Analytics
4 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (17.65%) ITIL
5 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 9 (17.65%) SDLC
6 8 (15.69%) B2B
6 8 (15.69%) B2C
6 8 (15.69%) Campaign Management
6 8 (15.69%) Content Management
6 8 (15.69%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (15.69%) Line Management
6 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (15.69%) Personalization
6 8 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 8 (15.69%) Web Analytics
6 8 (15.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) hybris
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Sybase
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.96%) Perforce
7 1 (1.96%) Remedy
Cambridgeshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + fully expensed car + benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + fully expensed car + benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago