The table below looks at the statistics for BlackBerry OS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BlackBerry OS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BlackBerry OS
Rank - 895 855
Permanent jobs citing BlackBerry OS 0 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.020% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.076% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 29
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28167 31563 29646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.67% 26.69% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23585 26562 25108
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

BlackBerry OS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

BlackBerry OS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BlackBerry OS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK.

BlackBerry OS Salary Trend in the UK

BlackBerry OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BlackBerry OS 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 OS.

1 12 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) Android
4 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (50.00%) PKI
6 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (50.00%) C++
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) LDAP
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) Smartcard
6 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
7 4 (33.33%) PhoneGap
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
7 4 (33.33%) Social Media
7 4 (33.33%) Sencha
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Phone
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (33.33%) JD Edwards
7 4 (33.33%) OpenGL

BlackBerry OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BlackBerry OS 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 OS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) SMS
2 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (8.33%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (8.33%) UMTS
3 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) HSUPA
3 1 (8.33%) HSPA
3 1 (8.33%) LTE
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) HSDPA
3 1 (8.33%) 2G
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) AWS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 4 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
2 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) WPF
2 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Ext JS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) Smartcard
3 4 (33.33%) Social Media
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (16.67%) Handset
4 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) XAML
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Sencha
2 4 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 4 (33.33%) QNX
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Intel