The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 59 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.46% 2.10% 3.12%
As % of the General category 1.45% 6.51% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 18
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -21.17%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 215 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 31.72% 32.28% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 88 187 150
Median salary £36,500 £37,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.31% -7.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Staffordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Tamworth -3 1 - - 1
Back Office
West Midlands

Back Office
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Online Gambling
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Support
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 5 days ago