The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.42% 1.10% 0.68%
As % of the General category 3.54% 2.70% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +26.86%  
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 Leicester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 113 148 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 40.07% 40.66% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 139
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.23% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £23,211
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £76,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
1 9 (69.23%) Coaching
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) EPoS
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Retail-J
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Retail-J
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Applications Support
1 9 (69.23%) Applications Support Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) LINQ
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
1 9 (69.23%) Coaching
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA