Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

K2 blackpearl
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1169 1276
Rank change year-on-year -6 +107 +20
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 17 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.057% 0.051% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 10
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -25.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £41,125 £38,750 £37,375
90th Percentile £56,875 £50,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +22.38%

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,776 31,248 39,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.91% 17.80% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24,561 26,156 33,222
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +2.56%

K2 blackpearl
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing K2 blackpearl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for K2 blackpearl in the UK

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Top 8 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 6 months to 22 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
England -4 17 £46,250 +2.78% 1
UK excluding London +7 14 £45,000 -
East Midlands +11 10 £47,500 +5.56%
Midlands +3 10 £47,500 +5.56%
North of England - 4 £42,500 -
London -5 3 £50,000 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (41.18%) SAP Smart Forms
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (41.18%) SAP
5 6 (35.29%) Workflow
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Practice Management
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) Service Management
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) AppDynamics
8 3 (17.65%) Application Performance Monitoring

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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 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Camtasia
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Extranet
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Power BI
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Service Operations Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Case Management
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Practice Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) AppDynamics
3 3 (17.65%) Dynatrace
4 1 (5.88%) Nintex