The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 77 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.22% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 2.00% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,900 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -4.61%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
257 300 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.45% 26.64% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 224 271 204
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blackberry
Wales

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Blackberry
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in South Wales

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in South Wales

Blackberry
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Cardiff -1 13 £35,000 -2.77%
Blackberry
Wales

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) Android
2 11 (64.71%) BDD
2 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
3 9 (52.94%) Robotium
3 9 (52.94%) Calabash
3 9 (52.94%) eggPlant
4 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
5 7 (41.18%) REST
6 6 (35.29%) JBehave
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Selenium
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
8 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
8 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (17.65%) JIRA
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) Novell
9 3 (17.65%) Code Coverage
9 3 (17.65%) SQL

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) GroupWise
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Robotium
1 9 (52.94%) Calabash
1 9 (52.94%) eggPlant
2 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
4 6 (35.29%) JBehave
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 1 (5.88%) Maven
7 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.88%) JUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) SOAP
3 7 (41.18%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Android
2 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) NetWare
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
1 11 (64.71%) BDD
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Code Coverage
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
1 5 (29.41%) HP
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Novell
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec