The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 76 89
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.14% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.46% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -19.28% +20.68%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 197 260 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 35.18% 32.87% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 173 225 247
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,140 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Blackberry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the North East

Blackberry
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry in the North East.

Salary trend for Blackberry in the North East