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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank 856 847 854
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 32 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.006% 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.030% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 32
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £33,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,750 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +123.17%
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
22551 20065 22900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.75% 20.16% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18563 17126 19715
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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
South East +2 24 £40,000 -20.00%
South West - 4 £31,500 -
London +1 3 £50,000 +14.28%
North West - 1 - -
K2 blackpearl
UK

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (83.33%) C#
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 32 (76.19%) SQL
3 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
4 30 (71.43%) Windows
4 30 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (66.67%) MVC
5 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 27 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
7 26 (61.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
8 25 (59.52%) Web Services
9 24 (57.14%) WCF
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (54.76%) IIS
11 22 (52.38%) SOAP
11 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
11 22 (52.38%) Linux
11 22 (52.38%) Tomcat
11 22 (52.38%) SOA
11 22 (52.38%) HTTP
11 22 (52.38%) SSL
11 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
11 22 (52.38%) CentOS
11 22 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (54.76%) IIS
2 22 (52.38%) Tomcat
3 20 (47.62%) Apache
4 19 (45.24%) SharePoint
5 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
7 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (52.38%) HTTP
2 22 (52.38%) SSL
3 6 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
4 5 (11.90%) IPsec
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) Extranet
6 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (61.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (47.62%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.38%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Architect
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
4 25 (59.52%) Web Services
5 24 (57.14%) WCF
5 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (52.38%) REST
6 22 (52.38%) SOAP
7 20 (47.62%) MSMQ
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) HTML5
9 4 (9.52%) HTML
9 4 (9.52%) XSLT
10 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET
10 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Thin Client
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
1 5 (11.90%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.38%) Online Games
2 1 (2.38%) Social Gaming
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (52.38%) CentOS
4 22 (52.38%) Linux
5 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) MVC
2 22 (52.38%) SOA
3 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.52%) Workflow
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.76%) OOD
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C#
2 32 (76.19%) SQL
3 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 20 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (11.90%) VBScript
7 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.90%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) UAG
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) OpenView
1 5 (11.90%) Tivoli
1 5 (11.90%) MOM
1 5 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (11.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (11.90%) NetBackup
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Telerik
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) IBM
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Meridio
5 5 (11.90%) Veritas
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 5 (11.90%) Lumension
6 4 (9.52%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.38%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Nortel