Period
to 24 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 206 239
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -9
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 54 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.74% 0.63% 0.48%
As % of the General category 2.38% 1.90% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 31
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,850 £25,875 £17,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,696 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -9.52%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,273 1,995 2,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 31.17% 32.95% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,881 1,628 1,770
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Southampton -28 28 £40,000 +29.03%
Portsmouth -7 5 £55,000 +15.79%
Basingstoke -19 5 £80,000 +77.78% 1
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Aldershot - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 30 (55.56%) SQL
4 29 (53.70%) Retail
5 27 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (38.89%) Selenium
7 21 (38.89%) SoapUI
8 20 (37.04%) SDLC
8 20 (37.04%) Windows
8 20 (37.04%) Regression Testing
9 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
10 18 (33.33%) TDD
10 18 (33.33%) Scrum
10 18 (33.33%) ISEB
10 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 18 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 18 (33.33%) BDD
11 17 (31.48%) Exploratory Testing
11 17 (31.48%) .NET
11 17 (31.48%) Software Testing
12 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
13 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
13 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
14 11 (20.37%) Test Planning
15 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.52%) Use Case
16 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
17 8 (14.81%) WPF
17 8 (14.81%) OO

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Selenium
1 21 (38.89%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 29 (53.70%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Software Test Engineer
1 17 (31.48%) Test Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Systems Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Test Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Head of IT
6 2 (3.70%) Head of IT Operations
6 2 (3.70%) Head of Operations
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (14.81%) HTML
4 8 (14.81%) WPF
5 7 (12.96%) REST
6 6 (11.11%) HTML5
6 6 (11.11%) JSON
6 6 (11.11%) SOAP
6 6 (11.11%) WCF
6 6 (11.11%) WinForms
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.70%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) EPoS
1 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.85%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 6 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) Regression Testing
3 20 (37.04%) SDLC
4 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
5 18 (33.33%) BDD
5 18 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 18 (33.33%) Scrum
5 18 (33.33%) TDD
6 17 (31.48%) Exploratory Testing
6 17 (31.48%) Software Testing
7 11 (20.37%) Test Planning
8 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (18.52%) Use Case
9 8 (14.81%) OO
10 6 (11.11%) MVVM
10 6 (11.11%) Project Management
11 5 (9.26%) ITIL
11 5 (9.26%) OOD
11 5 (9.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.26%) Java
7 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.41%) VB
7 4 (7.41%) VB6
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) Erlang
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) SAP
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) Capita
5 3 (5.56%) Ariba
6 1 (1.85%) hybris
6 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft