The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 61 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 1 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 1.44% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 4.55% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £21,750 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
169 154 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.73% 31.75% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 151 120 140
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix