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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 106 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.40% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.89% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 19
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.91%
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
683 675 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.35% 44.97% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 535 552 646
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Nortel
2 2 (50.00%) Novell
2 2 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) EclipseLink
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 1 (25.00%) HP Printer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Printer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EclipseLink
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2SE
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Nortel
1 2 (50.00%) Novell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle