Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 262 229
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33 -18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 47 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.59% 0.36% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.49% 0.98% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 35
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £31,250 £25,950
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,750 £53,250
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +17.65%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3162 2769 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.78% 36.92% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2472 2298 2181
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,475 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Altrincham -15 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 25 (53.19%) C#
3 21 (44.68%) Web Services
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle
7 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) Finance
8 14 (29.79%) MySQL
8 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
9 13 (27.66%) WinForms
10 12 (25.53%) Retail
10 12 (25.53%) OOP
10 12 (25.53%) N-Tier
11 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.28%) SOA
12 10 (21.28%) WCF
12 10 (21.28%) Performance Optimisation
13 9 (19.15%) Analytics
13 9 (19.15%) REST
13 9 (19.15%) Subversion
13 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
13 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (19.15%) CSS
13 9 (19.15%) SOAP
13 9 (19.15%) XML
14 8 (17.02%) DTS
14 8 (17.02%) Ingres

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (17.02%) OpenROAD
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (6.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Skype
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (17.02%) DTS
4 8 (17.02%) Essbase
4 8 (17.02%) Ingres
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Billing
5 2 (4.26%) Games
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Local Government
6 1 (2.13%) Military
6 1 (2.13%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
4 10 (21.28%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (21.28%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Architect
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Graduate
7 4 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) IT Support
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Domain Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 21 (44.68%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
4 13 (27.66%) WinForms
5 10 (21.28%) WCF
6 9 (19.15%) CSS
6 9 (19.15%) REST
6 9 (19.15%) SOAP
6 9 (19.15%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) JSON
8 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.51%) Ajax
10 4 (8.51%) LINQ
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.26%) HTML
12 2 (4.26%) HTML5
12 2 (4.26%) WPF
13 1 (2.13%) COM
13 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) N-Tier
2 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) OOP
3 10 (21.28%) Performance Optimisation
3 10 (21.28%) SOA
4 9 (19.15%) Analytics
4 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.02%) ETL
5 8 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
6 7 (14.89%) ERP
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 5 (10.64%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.51%) E-Procurement
9 4 (8.51%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
9 4 (8.51%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Elixir
5 1 (2.13%) Erlang
5 1 (2.13%) F#
5 1 (2.13%) Go
5 1 (2.13%) Haskell
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Scala
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CAPM
1 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.02%) Actian
4 7 (14.89%) SAP
5 4 (8.51%) JD Edwards
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.38%) Reuters
6 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 3 (6.38%) Workday
7 2 (4.26%) Capita
7 2 (4.26%) hybris
8 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.13%) Sun
8 1 (2.13%) Xerox