The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 103 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 36 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.51% 1.21% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% 3.69% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 9
Average salary £60,000 £27,500 £31,748
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -13.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Blackberry
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
760 677 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.85% 32.78% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 636 620 350
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Birmingham region.

Blackberry Salary Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 46 (97.87%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) SC Cleared
2 28 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 28 (59.57%) Windows 8
3 27 (57.45%) Android
4 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
4 25 (53.19%) ActionScript 3.0
4 25 (53.19%) HTML5
4 25 (53.19%) Sencha
4 25 (53.19%) Apple iOS
4 25 (53.19%) Android Development
4 25 (53.19%) iOS Development
4 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
4 25 (53.19%) User Experience
4 25 (53.19%) PhoneGap
4 25 (53.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 25 (53.19%) Appcelerator
4 25 (53.19%) AngularJS
4 25 (53.19%) Mobile App
4 25 (53.19%) jQuery
4 25 (53.19%) JSON
4 25 (53.19%) JIRA
4 25 (53.19%) Silverlight
4 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (53.19%) Ajax
4 25 (53.19%) OOP
4 25 (53.19%) HTML
4 25 (53.19%) Java
4 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
4 25 (53.19%) ActionScript

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2000
4 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Office
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) VPN
2 4 (8.51%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) ADSL
3 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) 3G
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Ant
1 25 (53.19%) JIRA
1 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
1 25 (53.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (48.94%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Law
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
1 25 (53.19%) Applications Developer
1 25 (53.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 25 (53.19%) Mobile Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Applications Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Wintel Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) HTML
1 25 (53.19%) CSS
1 25 (53.19%) XML
1 25 (53.19%) Ajax
1 25 (53.19%) JSON
1 25 (53.19%) Silverlight
1 25 (53.19%) jQuery
1 25 (53.19%) HTML5
1 25 (53.19%) PhoneGap
1 25 (53.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) N-Tier
1 25 (53.19%) Mobile App
1 25 (53.19%) User Experience
2 9 (19.15%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) IVR
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (97.87%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Windows 8
3 27 (57.45%) Android
4 25 (53.19%) Apple iOS
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) SOA
1 25 (53.19%) OOP
1 25 (53.19%) MVC
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (53.19%) Android Development
1 25 (53.19%) iOS Development
1 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
2 23 (48.94%) Scrum
2 23 (48.94%) E-Commerce
3 9 (19.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (19.15%) Change Control
4 4 (8.51%) Document Management
5 1 (2.13%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
1 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
1 25 (53.19%) ActionScript
1 25 (53.19%) Objective-C
1 25 (53.19%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
3 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) SC Cleared
1 28 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.66%) MCP
3 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MOS
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
4 9 (19.15%) VMware ESX
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (6.38%) ARCserve
1 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Sencha
1 25 (53.19%) Appcelerator
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 13 (27.66%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) Apple
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
6 3 (6.38%) Intel
7 2 (4.26%) Interwoven
7 2 (4.26%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.13%) Mitel