The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blackboard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackboard over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Blackboard, Inc.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blackboard
Rank - 927 930
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 0 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.020% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £36,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £26,000 -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Blackboard
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackboard within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blackboard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blackboard
Salary Trend

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

Blackboard Salary Trend in the UK

Blackboard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Blackboard 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 Blackboard.

1 4 (80.00%) VLE
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Moodle
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Blackboard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Blackboard 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 Blackboard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Moodle
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) VLE
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Google