The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 50 66
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.43% 1.42% 1.24%
As % of the General category 1.44% 4.19% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.42% -30.00%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 139 167 293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 30.09% 33.87% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 158 263 477
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £103,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Sheffield

Back Office
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle