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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 74 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.52% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £60,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +166.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
251 209 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.58% 39.66% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 187 145 110
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) Android
1 7 (58.33%) iPhone
1 7 (58.33%) iPad
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
1 7 (58.33%) iOS SDK
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
1 7 (58.33%) Android SDK
1 7 (58.33%) Android Development
1 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile Development
1 7 (58.33%) Xcode
1 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) DSL
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) DSL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Lead Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) iOS SDK
1 7 (58.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) iPhone
1 7 (58.33%) iPad
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) Android Development
1 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile Development
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft