Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1280 1308
Rank change year-on-year +106 +28 +4
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 18 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.000% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.001% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 10
UK median annual salary £40,000 £34,253 £45,992
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.78% -25.52% +41.51%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,496 £40,961
90th Percentile £42,500 £36,011 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £34,253 £44,485
% change year-on-year +16.78% -23.00% +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 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 79261 91093 103702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.42% 44.94% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62448 74159 83418
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

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 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Blackboard in the UK

Blackboard
Top 7 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 21 July 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 +103 18 £40,000 +16.78% 2
England - 18 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 - 2
North of England - 10 £40,000 - 2
Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
East of England - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (100.00%) Moodle
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) Ajax
5 9 (50.00%) JSON
5 9 (50.00%) Grails
5 9 (50.00%) JBoss
5 9 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (50.00%) Subversion
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) JUnit
5 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (27.78%) WordPress
7 5 (27.78%) e-Learning
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) VLE

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 (100.00%) Moodle
2 9 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (27.78%) WordPress
4 3 (16.67%) CMS
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) Drupal
5 2 (11.11%) Joomla!
6 1 (5.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) JUnit
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) Grails
4 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 9 (50.00%) RESTful
4 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) e-Learning
2 4 (22.22%) VLE
3 3 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) Social Media
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Zend
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