The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
K2 blackpearl
Rank 878 912 871
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -41
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 17 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.075% 0.056% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22638 24995 22289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 21.22% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18869 20843 18922
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

K2 blackpearl
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl within the UK.

K2 blackpearl Salary Trend in the UK

K2 blackpearl
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 within the UK.

K2 blackpearl Salary Histogram in the UK

K2 blackpearl
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 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 +21 14 £50,001 +25.00% 1
London +27 9 £51,250 -
City of London - 7 £51,250 -
East of England - 4 £50,001 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £50,001 -
Basingstoke +13 1 £50,000 +25.00%
South East -3 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hampshire -9 1 £50,000 +25.00%

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 15 (88.24%) SharePoint
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Workflow
4 14 (82.35%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
6 11 (64.71%) ITIL
7 10 (58.82%) SQL
8 9 (52.94%) C#
8 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
9 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
9 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
9 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (41.18%) DevOps
10 7 (41.18%) Office 365
10 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (41.18%) InfoPath
10 7 (41.18%) Banking
10 7 (41.18%) Advertising
10 7 (41.18%) Change Management
11 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (35.29%) Investment Banking
11 6 (35.29%) MS Office
11 6 (35.29%) Linux
12 5 (29.41%) UNIX
12 5 (29.41%) Finance
13 4 (23.53%) Knowledge Management

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) SharePoint
2 14 (82.35%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (23.53%) CMS
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) InfoPath
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
1 4 (23.53%) Intranet
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Advertising
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Investment Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Administrator
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint Developer
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint Administrator
3 7 (41.18%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Workflow
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Information Security
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.88%) Process Management
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
8 1 (5.88%) MVVM
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Tcl
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Telerik