The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for K2 blackpearl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

K2 blackpearl
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 931 946
Rank change year-on-year +72 +15  
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 15 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.093% 0.022% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 14
Median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +17.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +17.49%  

K2 blackpearl is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16045 18426 21550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.04% 18.73% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13033 15672 17882
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

K2 blackpearl
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing K2 blackpearl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for K2 blackpearl in the UK

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Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl.

Salary trend for K2 blackpearl in the UK

K2 blackpearl
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for K2 blackpearl in the UK

K2 blackpearl
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +58 13 £50,000 -14.89% 2
South East - 6 £55,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 5 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £50,000 -
Derby - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 2 £25,000 -50.00%
East of England -8 2 £25,000 -50.00%
Glasgow - 2 £34,000 -
Scotland - 2 £34,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £25,000 -
London - 2 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £52,500 -
City of London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
7 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) BDD
8 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Workflow
9 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
9 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (21.74%) Content Management
11 5 (21.74%) Workflow Management
11 5 (21.74%) Velocity
12 4 (17.39%) Nintex
12 4 (17.39%) SDLC
12 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (17.39%) Legal
13 3 (13.04%) Law
13 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
13 3 (13.04%) Intranet

K2 blackpearl
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 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 2 (8.70%) Extranet
3 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Applications Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Integration Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) Velocity
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) BDD
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
2 8 (34.78%) Workflow
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Content Management
4 5 (21.74%) Workflow Management
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Metadata Management
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Case Management
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Presales
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Nintex
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