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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 92 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -43  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 7 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.54% 3.83%
As % of the General category 0.53% 1.45% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 51
Median salary £35,000 £28,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.89% -37.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 376 484 567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 38.56% 37.29% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 321 403 475
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,026
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Back Office
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend 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 3 months to 24 June 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
South Wales +15 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Back Office
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (20.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft