Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 166 195
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 +44
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 41 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.99% 1.07% 0.34%
As % of the General category 2.77% 2.66% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 10
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.31% -36.00% +23.46%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,000 £44,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £67,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% +16.88%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,479 1,654 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 35.89% 40.08% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,298 1,473
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,475 £27,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 6 months to 22 September 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
St Albans - 23 £62,500 - 1
Watford +10 7 £22,500 -51.87%
Welwyn Garden City -51 2 £80,000 +150.00%
Stevenage - 2 £49,250 -
Hemel Hempstead +7 1 £65,000 +28.08%
Hoddesdon - 1 £35,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) Coaching
3 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
4 23 (56.10%) Apache Flex
4 23 (56.10%) SOLID
4 23 (56.10%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (53.66%) C#
6 21 (51.22%) .NET
7 8 (19.51%) Decision-Making
8 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.07%) NEC
9 6 (14.63%) User Stories
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Use Case
10 5 (12.20%) Finance
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
11 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
11 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
11 4 (9.76%) UML
11 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.76%) Adobe
11 4 (9.76%) ISEB
11 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (9.76%) BPMN
11 4 (9.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (9.76%) Axure RP

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:

Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
1 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
1 4 (9.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) UML Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Product Owner
10 1 (2.44%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) Apache Flex
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) EPoS
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) Coaching
3 24 (58.54%) TDD
4 23 (56.10%) SOLID
5 8 (19.51%) Decision-Making
6 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (14.63%) User Stories
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Use Case
9 4 (9.76%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (9.76%) BPMN
9 4 (9.76%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (9.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) UML
9 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) NEC
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) SAP