Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 189 216
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 34 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.94% 1.10% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 10
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £32,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.44% -32.63% +41.79%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £73,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +20.00%

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 1,755 1,725 2,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.49% 40.58% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 1,418 1,731
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,925 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,325 £73,750 £73,250
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 19 June 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 19 June 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
Watford +15 12 £22,500 -
Stevenage - 5 £48,500 -
St Albans - 4 £55,000 - 3
Berkhamsted - 4 £50,000 -
Borehamwood +15 1 £60,000 +140.00%
Welwyn Garden City -42 1 £80,000 +150.00%
Hoddesdon - 1 £37,500 - 1
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Data Cleansing
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
3 9 (26.47%) TDD
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Coaching
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Data Management
6 6 (17.65%) NEC
6 6 (17.65%) Finance
6 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (14.71%) GDPR
7 5 (14.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) Marketing
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
8 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (11.76%) Social Media
8 4 (11.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (11.76%) Axure RP
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) Apache Flex
8 4 (11.76%) Use Case

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 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Axure RP
1 4 (11.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Business Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Field Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) UML Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.88%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) Apache Flex
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (11.76%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Data Cleansing
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
3 9 (26.47%) TDD
4 8 (23.53%) Coaching
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (17.65%) Data Management
6 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
8 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (11.76%) Innovative Thinking
8 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 4 (11.76%) SOLID
8 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) NEC
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft