The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 112 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 1.31% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 3.75% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 12
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
749 560 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.97% 34.83% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 552 465 598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Cambridge

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (43.75%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 14 (43.75%) Multithreading
3 14 (43.75%) Android
3 14 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Phone
4 13 (40.63%) MSBuild
4 13 (40.63%) MSTest
4 13 (40.63%) NFC
4 13 (40.63%) WPF
4 13 (40.63%) SMPP
4 13 (40.63%) XAML
4 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
4 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 13 (40.63%) SMS
5 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 12 (37.50%) XML
5 12 (37.50%) XSLT
5 12 (37.50%) ISO 8583
5 12 (37.50%) WCF
5 12 (37.50%) LINQ
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 12 (37.50%) Java ME
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) Banking

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) SMS
1 13 (40.63%) SMPP
1 13 (40.63%) NFC
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) ADSL
3 2 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
1 13 (40.63%) MSTest
1 13 (40.63%) MSBuild
2 12 (37.50%) NUnit
3 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (34.38%) WiX
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Military
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (15.63%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
2 13 (40.63%) WPF
3 12 (37.50%) LINQ
3 12 (37.50%) XML
3 12 (37.50%) XSLT
3 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 12 (37.50%) Java ME
3 12 (37.50%) WCF
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
1 14 (43.75%) Android
1 14 (43.75%) Apple iOS
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Phone
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Multithreading
2 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Scrum
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) XAML
3 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) ISO 8583
2 8 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) ISA Server
2 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Telerik
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
3 8 (25.00%) Symantec
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (6.25%) Nokia
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
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