Period
to 12 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 89 - 113
Rank change year-on-year - +113 +10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.41% - 0.24%
As % of the General category 2.61% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 2
10th Percentile £28,750 " £40,850
25th Percentile £30,058 " £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,683 - £46,500
75th Percentile £48,125 " £50,250
90th Percentile £55,000 " £50,550
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.14% +20.48%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 728 659 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 53.93% 47.55% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 440 553 692
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,750 £42,178 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.01% +5.45% -
75th Percentile £51,563 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,700 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Wales

Back Office
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Wales.

Salary trend for Back Office in Wales

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in Wales over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Wales

Back Office
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Wales region over the 6 months to 12 June 2021. 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
South Wales - 19 £34,683 - 1
Back Office
UK

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) .NET
4 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
5 12 (63.16%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
7 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
8 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
8 9 (47.37%) CSS
9 8 (42.11%) MVC
9 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (42.11%) RESTful
10 7 (36.84%) Microservices
10 7 (36.84%) Scrum
11 6 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (31.58%) NHS
11 6 (31.58%) Java
11 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
11 6 (31.58%) Line Management
11 6 (31.58%) SQL
11 6 (31.58%) jQuery
12 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (26.32%) User Experience
12 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (26.32%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
12 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
12 5 (26.32%) Web Services
12 5 (26.32%) Windows
12 5 (26.32%) Local Government

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Cypress.io
General
1 5 (26.32%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) React Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Core
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (26.32%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.79%) Node.js
9 3 (15.79%) React
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (10.53%) LINQ
10 2 (10.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Microservices
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) Line Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Cost Control
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.26%) Due Diligence
7 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Blue Prism
3 2 (10.53%) Apple