The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank 879 878 860
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 22 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.008% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.089% 0.041% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +25.45%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24684 21888 24116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 20.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20355 18447 20685
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 11 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 30 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
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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 -13 22 £40,000 - 6
South East +4 20 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Hampshire - 19 £40,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 15 £40,000 - 1
Hook - 4 - -
Berkshire -3 1 - -
South West - 1 £32,500 - 4
Manchester - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £32,500 -
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 - -

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 28 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (80.00%) .NET
3 26 (74.29%) Windows
4 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
4 24 (68.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
5 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
6 22 (62.86%) Web Services
6 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
7 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (60.00%) MVC
8 20 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (57.14%) WCF
8 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
10 18 (51.43%) SharePoint
10 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
11 16 (45.71%) IIS
11 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (42.86%) REST
12 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (42.86%) CentOS
12 15 (42.86%) Telerik
12 15 (42.86%) Subversion
12 15 (42.86%) SOAP

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) SharePoint
2 16 (45.71%) IIS
3 15 (42.86%) Apache
3 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
2 15 (42.86%) SSL
2 15 (42.86%) HTTP
3 7 (20.00%) SAN
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) IPsec
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
6 3 (8.57%) Extranet
7 2 (5.71%) Intranet
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (2.86%) VLAN
8 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (42.86%) Subversion
3 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) Web Services
4 20 (57.14%) WCF
4 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 15 (42.86%) REST
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (42.86%) SOAP
5 15 (42.86%) MSMQ
6 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
8 2 (5.71%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) HTML
9 1 (2.86%) XSLT
9 1 (2.86%) Ajax
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Fat Client
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
1 6 (17.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (42.86%) CentOS
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 15 (42.86%) SOA
3 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (14.29%) OO
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 4 (11.43%) OOD
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 28 (80.00%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
4 15 (42.86%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (17.14%) VBScript
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) MCSD
5 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 3 (8.57%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (17.14%) XenApp
2 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.57%) UAG
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
1 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
1 6 (17.14%) MOM
1 6 (17.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (17.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (17.14%) OpenView
2 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Telerik
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Meridio
4 6 (17.14%) Veritas
4 6 (17.14%) Symantec
4 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Lumension
5 5 (14.29%) Fujitsu
6 3 (8.57%) Interwoven
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Nortel
7 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.86%) LexisNexis
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