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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blackboard
Rank 898 938 880
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -58
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.88% +7.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,242 £35,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +7.57%

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
52130 56421 54941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.72% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41922 45150 44725
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackboard over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Blackboard Salary Histogram in the UK

Blackboard
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackboard within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
England +34 4 £52,500 +47.88%
London - 3 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £44,485 -
Scotland - 1 £26,000 -
East of England - 1 £44,485 -
Aberdeen - 1 £26,000 -

Blackboard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Moodle
2 10 (76.92%) E-Learning
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) Flash
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
6 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) SCORM
7 2 (15.38%) VLE
7 2 (15.38%) Adobe
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (15.38%) People Management
8 1 (7.69%) WebEx
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) User Experience
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (7.69%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) Java

Blackboard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Instructional Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Flash
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) E-Learning
2 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
3 2 (15.38%) SCORM
3 2 (15.38%) VLE
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle