The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.69% 2.88% 1.37%
As % of the General category 2.10% 8.13% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Median salary £23,250 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.29% +17.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 143 160 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 32.80% 35.48% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 115 138 176
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Lancashire

Back Office
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Blackburn - 1 - -
Darwen - 1 £20,000 -
Preston - 1 £26,500 -
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (33.33%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Planning Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Resource Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Actionable Recommendations
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