Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 85 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.68% 0.78% 0.81%
As % of the General category 1.92% 2.15% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -30.00%
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.33% - -3.85%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 417 418 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.25% 36.13% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 313 309 393
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 3 £22,500 -36.62%
Rotherham +2 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Due Diligence
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Sun