Period
to 25 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 157 273
Rank change year-on-year -52 +116 -43
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 53 9 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.58% 0.81% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 14
10th Percentile " £31,375 £26,450
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,875 £27,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £40,750 £33,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.61% +23.48% -12.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £41,750
90th Percentile " £65,625 £43,025
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% +9.09%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,361 1,110 3,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 49.91% 39.94% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,371 922 2,573
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% +4.12%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,808
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.48% +2.86%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 October 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
West Yorkshire -56 38 £35,000 +4.48% 7
South Yorkshire - 15 £55,000 - 1
Back Office
England

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

1 34 (64.15%) ERP
2 32 (60.38%) Social Skills
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.96%) SOAP
4 18 (33.96%) Web Services
4 18 (33.96%) XML
5 17 (32.08%) XSLT
5 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 17 (32.08%) Retail
5 17 (32.08%) EDI
5 17 (32.08%) XPath
5 17 (32.08%) REST
6 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
6 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (30.19%) Supplier Management
7 15 (28.30%) SAP
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.30%) SAP S/4HANA
8 11 (20.75%) Azure
9 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
9 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
9 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (18.87%) VMware
9 10 (18.87%) Finance
9 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
9 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (18.87%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
9 10 (18.87%) XenDesktop
9 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (28.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Azure
2 10 (18.87%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (18.87%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Event Grid
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Postman
1 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (60.38%) Social Skills
2 17 (32.08%) Retail
3 10 (18.87%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Consultant
2 15 (28.30%) SAP Manager
3 11 (20.75%) Project Manager
4 10 (18.87%) SAP Project Manager
5 9 (16.98%) Support Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (11.32%) IT Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
8 5 (9.43%) IT Development Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Programme Manager
8 5 (9.43%) SAP Programme Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 1 (1.89%) 1st Line Support
11 1 (1.89%) IT Project Manager
11 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) SOAP
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
1 18 (33.96%) XML
2 17 (32.08%) EDI
2 17 (32.08%) REST
2 17 (32.08%) XSLT
3 6 (11.32%) .NET
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.66%) RESTful
6 2 (3.77%) J2EE
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.89%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) ERP
2 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (30.19%) Supplier Management
3 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
4 10 (18.87%) Business Transformation
4 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 10 (18.87%) Presales
4 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.43%) Product Roadmap
8 5 (9.43%) Technology Roadmap
9 4 (7.55%) CRM
10 2 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) XPath
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) MCSE
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
1 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
1 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (18.87%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.30%) SAP
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
2 10 (18.87%) Workday