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 18 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank 900 851 870
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +19
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 17 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.029% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 49
Average salary £49,500 £51,250 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.41% +5.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -61 17 £49,500 -3.41%
London -60 10 £61,250 +6.52%
Manchester - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +3 3 £49,500 -1.00%
Hampshire -6 3 £49,500 -1.00%
South East -22 3 £49,500 -1.00%
City of London -23 2 £62,500 +31.57%

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (83.33%) .NET
1 20 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 19 (79.17%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (41.67%) MVC
7 10 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (33.33%) Workflow
8 8 (33.33%) Degree
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) Web Services
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
9 7 (29.17%) InfoPath
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (25.00%) MCTS
10 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (25.00%) JIRA
10 6 (25.00%) MCSD

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (58.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) InfoPath
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 3 (12.50%) Extranet
3 2 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.50%) NUnit
4 3 (12.50%) K2 blackpoint
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 3 (12.50%) LINQ
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) Workflow
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (12.50%) Process Management
7 3 (12.50%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Content Management
7 3 (12.50%) Document Management
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) MCTS
3 6 (25.00%) MCSD
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) MCPD
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) UAG
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) MOM
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Interwoven
2 3 (12.50%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.17%) Telerik
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Meridio
4 1 (4.17%) Lumension