Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 223 228
Rank change year-on-year +37 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.44% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 37
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £29,972 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -40.06% +48.15%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,800 £36,500
90th Percentile £45,250 £63,500 £61,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.12% -38.33% +20.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,306 2,496 2,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.35% 37.74% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 2,060 1,987
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. 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
Leeds +22 17 £32,500 -
Bradford - 3 £26,000 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Tableau
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (15.79%) Fintech
5 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) VBA
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Verint
6 2 (10.53%) WFM
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) User Experience

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Development Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Forecast Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.26%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Fintech
2 3 (15.79%) Process Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) User Stories
3 2 (10.53%) WFM
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
1 1 (5.26%) VMware NSX
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
1 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Verint
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Prism
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) VMware