Period
to 19 September 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blackboard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackboard over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blackboard, Inc.

Blackboard
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1243 1301
Rank change year-on-year +82 +58 +24
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 20 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 9
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,856 £44,485
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -12.65% +36.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,560 £40,349
90th Percentile £45,000 £44,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,856 £44,485
% change year-on-year +2.94% -12.65% +25.31%

Blackboard is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 78885 85255 101432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 43.96% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61070 69171 82440
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Blackboard
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blackboard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blackboard in the UK

Blackboard
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blackboard in the UK

Blackboard
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blackboard over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Blackboard in the UK

Blackboard
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackboard within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +64 20 £40,000 +2.94% 7
England +72 18 £40,000 -6.98% 6
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
North of England - 6 £40,000 - 1
South West +2 5 £40,000 -6.98% 1
Midlands - 5 £30,000 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland -2 2 £40,000 +16.78% 1
South East - 2 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Blackboard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Blackboard.

1 18 (90.00%) Moodle
2 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (60.00%) Learning Management System
4 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) Apache
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Adobe
6 9 (45.00%) CMS
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (45.00%) Release Management
7 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) JBoss
10 5 (25.00%) JUnit
10 5 (25.00%) WebLogic

Blackboard
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (90.00%) Moodle
2 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (50.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) CMS
5 5 (25.00%) JBoss
5 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Applications Support
2 9 (45.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Developer
4 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) Ajax
3 5 (25.00%) Grails
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (15.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (15.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Release Management
1 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Adobe
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Zend