The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 82 70
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 0.27% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.75% 1.01% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £75,000 £46,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.16% -19.56%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 182 198 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 26.22% 26.76% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 146 176 147
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Back Office
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Oxford

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Oxford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) webMethods
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Dojo
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Pega
3 4 (28.57%) QMS
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) DOM
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 4 (28.57%) Process Management
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (28.57%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (28.57%) Robotic Process Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Cognitive Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Office 365
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) WebEx
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) BPM Designer
1 4 (28.57%) Designer
1 4 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Manager
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Dojo
1 4 (28.57%) DOM
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
1 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Cognitive Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Process Management
2 4 (28.57%) QMS
2 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 4 (28.57%) Robotic Process Automation
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Pega
2 4 (28.57%) webMethods
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft