The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited K2 blackpearl 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
K2 blackpearl
Rank - 846 839
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.011% 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.054% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 33
Average salary - £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.90%
UK excluding London average salary - £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
K2 blackpearl
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20993 20522 20963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 20.94% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17785 16855 18001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl Jobs Demand Trend in England

K2 blackpearl
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the England region.

K2 blackpearl Salary Trend in England

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) Telerik
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) MSMQ
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (25.00%) MOM
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Telerik
3 2 (25.00%) Meridio
3 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (25.00%) Lumension
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) IBM