The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 67 74 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.86% 0.50% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.91% 1.22% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £31,500 £46,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.89% +77.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £37,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £55,250 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £31,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -
Blackberry
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
256 245 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.67% 40.63% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 166 180 77
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Watford region.

Blackberry Salary Trend in Watford

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Blackberry 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 Blackberry.

1 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
1 9 (56.25%) LAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (56.25%) MPLS
1 9 (56.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (56.25%) DSL
1 9 (56.25%) WSUS
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (43.75%) Android
3 7 (43.75%) iPhone
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) iPad
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
3 7 (43.75%) Android SDK
3 7 (43.75%) Android Development
3 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 7 (43.75%) User Experience
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile Development
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 7 (43.75%) Xcode
3 7 (43.75%) Objective-C

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Blackberry 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 Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
1 9 (56.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) LAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
1 9 (56.25%) MPLS
1 9 (56.25%) DSL
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Lead Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
1 7 (43.75%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPhone
1 7 (43.75%) iPad
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 7 (43.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Development
2 7 (43.75%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (25.00%) BCP
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Facility Management
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Xen
2 4 (25.00%) NLBS
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (25.00%) VMware