Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 157 183
Rank change year-on-year +13 +26 -53
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 1.09% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.88% 2.62% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 22
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41% -43.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £47,875 £24,450
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -39.29%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 795 1449 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.00% 41.61% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 569 863 1313
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,950 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Billing
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 4 (57.14%) Laravel
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
4 2 (28.57%) Internet

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%) FormScape
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Billing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Zend Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) Laravel
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Fedora
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) OCR
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
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%) Zend
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Kaspersky
4 1 (14.29%) VMware