The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blackboard
Rank 894 865 887
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 11 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.027% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £37,309 £33,643
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.88% +10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £33,479
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,481 £44,372
UK excluding London average salary - £36,000 £33,643
% change year-on-year
- +7.00%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55332 52343 56948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.22% 48.11% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44428 42815 48036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Blackboard Salary Histogram in the UK

Blackboard
Top 5 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 25 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
England -31 11 £32,500 -12.88% 3
London -44 9 £32,500 -12.88% 2
North East - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1

Blackboard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) VLE
2 11 (84.62%) Moodle
3 9 (69.23%) E-Learning
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Ant
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

Blackboard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Moodle
2 1 (7.69%) Sakai Project
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) E-Learning Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Instructional Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XHTML
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) VLE
2 9 (69.23%) E-Learning
3 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) MVC
1 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
1 2 (15.38%) Product Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) B2B
2 1 (7.69%) B2C
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) CA
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