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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 102 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 33 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.42% 3.23% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 7
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
747 711 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.13% 32.95% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 598 658 427
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 15 September 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
3 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 25 (44.64%) Windows 8
6 24 (42.86%) Android
7 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
7 22 (39.29%) User Experience
8 21 (37.50%) Appcelerator
8 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 21 (37.50%) Android Development
8 21 (37.50%) iOS Development
8 21 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 21 (37.50%) Mobile App
8 21 (37.50%) Sencha
8 21 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 21 (37.50%) PhoneGap
8 21 (37.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 21 (37.50%) SOA
8 21 (37.50%) N-Tier
8 21 (37.50%) OOP
8 21 (37.50%) CSS
8 21 (37.50%) XML
8 21 (37.50%) HTML
8 21 (37.50%) Java
8 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 21 (37.50%) ActionScript
8 21 (37.50%) Ant
8 21 (37.50%) MVC

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (33.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) VPN
2 9 (16.07%) WAN
3 8 (14.29%) ADSL
3 8 (14.29%) Internet
3 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.36%) 3G
5 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 2 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (1.79%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Ant
1 21 (37.50%) JIRA
1 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 21 (37.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 19 (33.93%) Retail
2 5 (8.93%) Law
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
1 21 (37.50%) Applications Developer
1 21 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 21 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Senior Applications Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Consultant
5 8 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) HTML
1 21 (37.50%) CSS
1 21 (37.50%) XML
1 21 (37.50%) Ajax
1 21 (37.50%) JSON
1 21 (37.50%) Silverlight
1 21 (37.50%) jQuery
1 21 (37.50%) HTML5
1 21 (37.50%) PhoneGap
1 21 (37.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) User Experience
2 21 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 21 (37.50%) N-Tier
3 11 (19.64%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) IPTV
5 1 (1.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) Windows 8
3 24 (42.86%) Android
4 21 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 16 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) SOA
1 21 (37.50%) OOP
1 21 (37.50%) MVC
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (37.50%) Android Development
1 21 (37.50%) iOS Development
1 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 19 (33.93%) Scrum
2 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
3 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (19.64%) Change Control
4 5 (8.93%) Document Management
5 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.79%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL
6 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Java
1 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 21 (37.50%) ActionScript
1 21 (37.50%) Objective-C
1 21 (37.50%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.14%) VBScript
3 4 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.71%) MCP
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MOS
5 1 (1.79%) MCSE
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (19.64%) Terminal Services
4 11 (19.64%) VMware ESX
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (16.07%) XenApp
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
2 7 (12.50%) ARCserve
2 7 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 21 (37.50%) Sencha
2 21 (37.50%) Appcelerator
3 17 (30.36%) Citrix
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) Intel
6 7 (12.50%) Symantec
7 5 (8.93%) Apple
8 3 (5.36%) Interwoven
8 3 (5.36%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.79%) Mitel
9 1 (1.79%) Nokia
9 1 (1.79%) Adobe