The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 99 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% - 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 24
Average salary £25,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
Blackberry
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
483 713 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.68% 38.90% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 412 597 394
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Canvas
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) webOS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (42.86%) Web Usability
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) QUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
3 3 (42.86%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) Psychology
3 3 (42.86%) Dojo
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
1 3 (42.86%) QUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
1 3 (42.86%) Dojo
1 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Canvas
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) SVG
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Psychology
2 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) webOS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
1 3 (42.86%) Graceful Degradation
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) SEO
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Web Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) Web Usability
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 2 (28.57%) MobileIron
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Trustwave
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse