The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 58 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.24% 1.09% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 3.11% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £30,000 £22,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.83% -42.20%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
107 193 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.03% 35.03% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 93 183 184
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Suffolk

Blackberry
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (50.00%) eggPlant

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron