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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 - 980
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 13 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% - 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £48,492
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £44,485

Blackboard is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37718 47565 52913
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.97% 45.61% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30278 38853 42421
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Blackboard
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Blackboard as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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
Top 9 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 13 £40,000 - 3
Bradford - 8 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Coventry - 2 £31,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £31,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (100.00%) Moodle
2 23 (88.46%) Web Services
3 20 (76.92%) MVC
4 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
4 15 (57.69%) VLE
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 12 (46.15%) Selenium
5 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 12 (46.15%) Sitecore
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Learning Management System
5 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (46.15%) HTML5
5 12 (46.15%) Moq
5 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 12 (46.15%) SpecFlow
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (46.15%) HTML5 Canvas
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) DSDM
5 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 12 (46.15%) C#
5 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) .NET
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server

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 26 (100.00%) Moodle
2 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (30.77%) JBoss
3 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 8 (30.77%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (23.08%) WordPress
5 3 (11.54%) CMS
5 3 (11.54%) Drupal
5 3 (11.54%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 12 (46.15%) Moq
1 12 (46.15%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (46.15%) Selenium
1 12 (46.15%) SpecFlow
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) JUnit
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5 Canvas
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) Ajax
4 8 (30.77%) Grails
4 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) JSON
4 8 (30.77%) RESTful
4 8 (30.77%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) VLE
2 12 (46.15%) Learning Management System
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) MVC
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 12 (46.15%) DSDM
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
2 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 3 (11.54%) Content Management
3 3 (11.54%) Content Writing
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 12 (46.15%) Sitecore
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
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