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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank 869 867 854
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 8 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.050% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
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
22441 21866 22393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.29% 21.14% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19058 18401 19557
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

K2 blackpearl Salary Histogram in England

K2 blackpearl
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 4 £57,500 +9.52%
South East - 3 £40,000 -
South West -11 1 £31,500 -13.69%
K2 blackpearl
UK

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 35 (85.37%) .NET
2 34 (82.93%) C#
3 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
4 31 (75.61%) MVC
4 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (73.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (73.17%) SQL
5 30 (73.17%) Windows
6 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
6 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
6 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (70.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (63.41%) .NET Framework
7 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (63.41%) IIS
8 25 (60.98%) SOAP
8 25 (60.98%) Web Services
8 25 (60.98%) SSL
8 25 (60.98%) SOA
8 25 (60.98%) HTTP
8 25 (60.98%) Linux
8 25 (60.98%) Tomcat
8 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 25 (60.98%) REST
8 25 (60.98%) CentOS
8 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (60.98%) WCF
9 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 26 (63.41%) IIS
2 25 (60.98%) Tomcat
3 23 (56.10%) Apache
4 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
2 25 (60.98%) HTTP
2 25 (60.98%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) IPsec
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (73.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (70.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (56.10%) Subversion
1 23 (56.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.44%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) .NET
2 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
3 26 (63.41%) .NET Framework
3 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (60.98%) WCF
4 25 (60.98%) SOAP
4 25 (60.98%) Web Services
4 25 (60.98%) REST
4 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 23 (56.10%) MSMQ
7 7 (17.07%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
8 6 (14.63%) HTML
9 5 (12.20%) XSLT
10 1 (2.44%) CSS
10 1 (2.44%) LINQ
10 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) Online Games
3 1 (2.44%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (60.98%) CentOS
4 25 (60.98%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) MVC
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) SOA
3 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.76%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.44%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) C#
2 30 (73.17%) SQL
3 23 (56.10%) T-SQL
3 23 (56.10%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) XenApp
2 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) OpenView
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.76%) MOM
1 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (9.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Telerik
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Lumension
4 4 (9.76%) Veritas
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
4 4 (9.76%) Meridio
4 4 (9.76%) Fujitsu
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) Nortel
5 1 (2.44%) ProCurve