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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 135 138
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.31% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +79.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

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 318 840 1109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 25.83% 43.17% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 588 580
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 5 (33.33%) Process Management
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) DOM
2 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) webMethods
2 5 (33.33%) Dojo
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) QMS
2 5 (33.33%) Pega
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management

Back Office
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) BGP
1 3 (20.00%) Broadband
1 3 (20.00%) Junos
1 3 (20.00%) MPLS
1 3 (20.00%) OSPF
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) BPM Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Dojo
1 5 (33.33%) DOM
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Process Management
1 5 (33.33%) QMS
1 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 5 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
1 5 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) Pega
1 5 (33.33%) webMethods
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Ariba
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
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