Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 105 97
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.25% 0.40% 0.84%
As % of the General category 0.73% 1.55% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Staffordshire median annual salary - £35,000 £35,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -23.81% -25.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 410 323 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 33.74% 26.13% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 314 245 314
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.53% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £57,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +22 2 - -
Back Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Back Office
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix