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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 70 50 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 11 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.25% 4.70% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.56% 13.41% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 11
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
241 246 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.36% 35.04% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 200 230 185
Average salary £40,000 £42,314 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.46% +41.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leicester +2 11 £50,000 +42.85%
Blackberry
East Midlands

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
1 27 (100.00%) PKI
1 27 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 27 (100.00%) Android
1 27 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 24 (88.89%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) BlackBerry OS
2 24 (88.89%) Web Development
2 24 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 24 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 24 (88.89%) LDAP
2 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) Oracle
2 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (11.11%) Publishing
3 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 3 (11.11%) TickIT
3 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 3 (11.11%) XAML
3 3 (11.11%) WPF
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) C++ Developer
2 24 (88.89%) C++ Software Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) XML
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 27 (100.00%) PKI
2 24 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 24 (88.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 27 (100.00%) Android
2 24 (88.89%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 24 (88.89%) Web Development
2 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 3 (11.11%) Android Development
3 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 3 (11.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 3 (11.11%) TickIT
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle