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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 108 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 5 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 0.55% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 1.07% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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
725 750 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.09% 51.51% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 642 578
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) MCP
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) TDD
6 8 (32.00%) NUnit
6 8 (32.00%) Mitel
6 8 (32.00%) Banking
6 8 (32.00%) Telerik
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) XAML
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) ISO 8583
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) SMPP
6 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Firewall
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (32.00%) SMS
6 8 (32.00%) ISO 9001
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) XSLT

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SMS
1 8 (32.00%) SMPP
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
1 8 (32.00%) NFC
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (32.00%) NUnit
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (32.00%) MSTest
1 8 (32.00%) WiX
1 8 (32.00%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (32.00%) XML
2 8 (32.00%) XSLT
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (32.00%) Java ME
2 8 (32.00%) WCF
2 8 (32.00%) WPF
2 8 (32.00%) LINQ
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Kindle
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Android
2 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) XAML
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (32.00%) ISO 8583
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (16.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (32.00%) Mitel
1 8 (32.00%) Telerik
2 6 (24.00%) Symantec
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Facebook
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Nokia
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) Google