The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 130 130
Rank change year-on-year +26 0  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.11% 0.82%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.36% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £59,500 £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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 385 551 1000
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 29.39% 31.04% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 282 355 679
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Back Office
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Reading

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Reading over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Reading

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

1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) DOM
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) webMethods
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Process Management
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Dojo
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) QMS
2 4 (57.14%) Pega
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (57.14%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (57.14%) Robotic Process Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Cognitive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) PBX
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) BPM Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Dojo
1 4 (57.14%) DOM
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Fedora
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Cognitive Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) Process Management
1 4 (57.14%) QMS
1 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
1 4 (57.14%) Robotic Process Automation
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Pega
1 4 (57.14%) webMethods
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Kaspersky
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware