The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 153 143
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.12% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.26% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Median salary £57,500 £21,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +167.44% -30.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £21,500 £49,350
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 879 1157 913
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 39.38% 44.45% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 742 913 700
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Watford -2 1 - - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £25,000 -
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
7 2 (15.38%) Docker
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) React
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source Development
7 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
7 2 (15.38%) Selenium
7 2 (15.38%) Drupal
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Puppet
7 2 (15.38%) Node.js
7 2 (15.38%) Laravel
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Linux

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) Laravel
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
1 2 (15.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source Development
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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