Period
to 21 February 2018

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 February 2018 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1171 1167 1273
Rank change year-on-year -4 +106 +14
Permanent jobs citing Blackboard 17 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.026% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 4
UK median annual salary £40,000 £46,924 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.76% -1.21% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,338 £43,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £54,575
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £46,924 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.76% -1.21% +82.69%

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 78,745 77,035 95,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.79% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62,460 61,949 77,661
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 £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +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 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 -9 16 £40,000 -14.76% 4
England +7 15 £40,000 -14.76% 5
South East - 7 £33,000 -
South West +9 4 £42,000 +21.00%
Midlands +9 2 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +6 1 £40,000 - 1
North of England -1 1 £40,000 - 2
London - 1 £48,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Blackboard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Blackboard.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) Moodle
2 9 (52.94%) Learning Management System
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Adobe
3 8 (47.06%) Apache
3 8 (47.06%) CMS
3 8 (47.06%) VLE
3 8 (47.06%) Instructional Design
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) Release Management
3 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) WordPress
6 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.88%) People Management

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 10 (58.82%) Moodle
2 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (47.06%) Apache
3 8 (47.06%) CMS
4 5 (29.41%) WordPress
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) Sakai
5 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Support
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Support Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Support Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Trainer
2 5 (29.41%) Trainer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Grails
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Learning Management System
2 8 (47.06%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Instructional Design
1 8 (47.06%) Release Management
1 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Adobe
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle