Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 120 115
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.67% 1.23%
As % of the General category - 1.59% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 27
South Wales median annual salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
Wales median annual salary - £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +117.95%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 518 816 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.51% 41.93% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 441 712 810
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,990
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.82% +3.97%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in South Wales

Back Office
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Back Office in South Wales