The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 54 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.92% 0.91% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.40% 4.13% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,125 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -4.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 121 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.86% 22.04% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 95 105 97
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blackberry
South Wales

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Cardiff

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) Android
2 11 (73.33%) BDD
2 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (60.00%) Robotium
3 9 (60.00%) Calabash
3 9 (60.00%) eggPlant
4 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
5 7 (46.67%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) JBehave
6 6 (40.00%) Selenium
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (20.00%) JIRA
9 3 (20.00%) Novell
9 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) SOA

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (6.67%) Lync
1 1 (6.67%) GroupWise
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Robotium
1 9 (60.00%) Calabash
1 9 (60.00%) eggPlant
2 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
4 6 (40.00%) JBehave
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) Maven
7 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Android
2 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) TDD
1 11 (73.33%) BDD
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Novell
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix