Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 109 115
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 42 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.90% 0.89% 0.29%
As % of the General category 9.19% 2.67% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 4
Southampton median annual salary £32,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.12% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,500 £38,250 £24,450
90th Percentile £50,625 £47,500 £58,625
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 457 450 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 31.54% 33.31% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 401 355 383
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% -3.41% +3.53%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Southampton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Southampton

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 36 (85.71%) Retail
3 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 31 (73.81%) Test Automation
5 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (64.29%) SQL
7 26 (61.90%) Windows
8 25 (59.52%) Scrum
9 20 (47.62%) Regression Testing
9 20 (47.62%) ISEB
9 20 (47.62%) Performance Testing
9 20 (47.62%) Test Scripting
9 20 (47.62%) Exploratory Testing
10 19 (45.24%) SDLC
10 19 (45.24%) BDD
10 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
10 19 (45.24%) Selenium
10 19 (45.24%) TDD
10 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
10 19 (45.24%) .NET
11 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
12 16 (38.10%) .NET Framework
13 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
13 15 (35.71%) WPF
14 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (26.19%) OOP
14 11 (26.19%) OO
15 9 (21.43%) Use Case
16 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 5 (11.90%) CSS

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (11.90%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Commerce Server
2 4 (9.52%) Commerce Server 2007
2 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Selenium
1 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Software Test Engineer
1 20 (47.62%) Test Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) .NET Framework
3 15 (35.71%) WPF
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.90%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) Lucene
6 4 (9.52%) Lucene.Net
6 4 (9.52%) RESTful
6 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 4 (9.52%) WCF
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) WinForms
6 4 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Test Automation
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (59.52%) Scrum
4 20 (47.62%) Exploratory Testing
4 20 (47.62%) Performance Testing
4 20 (47.62%) Regression Testing
4 20 (47.62%) Test Scripting
5 19 (45.24%) BDD
5 19 (45.24%) SDLC
5 19 (45.24%) TDD
6 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (26.19%) OO
7 11 (26.19%) OOP
8 9 (21.43%) Use Case
9 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.52%) Content Management
10 4 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (9.52%) Kanban
10 4 (9.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) ISEB
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Capita
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) SAP