Period
to 16 August 2017

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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

K2 blackpearl
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1235 1297
Rank change year-on-year +84 +62 -7
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 32 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.054% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 14
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £32,000 £45,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £58,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +25.00%

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 31787 36843 41906
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.99% 18.60% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25644 31335 34675
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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

K2 blackpearl
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for K2 blackpearl in the UK

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Top 10 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 16 August 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 +58 29 £50,000 -0.99% 1
England +61 27 £52,500 -8.70% 1
South East +80 10 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Midlands +36 10 £50,000 -
East Midlands +29 10 £50,000 -
Scotland - 5 £36,500 -
London +39 3 £51,250 -16.33%
East of England +3 2 £25,000 -50.00%
North of England 0 2 £60,000 -11.11%
North West -31 2 £60,000 +26.32%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) .NET
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 13 (40.63%) MVC
6 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 12 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (34.38%) XML
9 10 (31.25%) Workflow
9 10 (31.25%) Velocity
9 10 (31.25%) Legal
9 10 (31.25%) TDD
9 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 10 (31.25%) BDD
9 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
10 9 (28.13%) Workflow Management
11 8 (25.00%) Content Management
12 7 (21.88%) SDLC
13 6 (18.75%) Migration
13 6 (18.75%) Intranet
14 5 (15.63%) VB
14 5 (15.63%) Finance
14 5 (15.63%) Management Information System

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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 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Intranet
2 4 (12.50%) Extranet
3 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Event Store
2 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (31.25%) Legal
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Applications Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
4 10 (31.25%) Velocity
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) LINQ
7 1 (3.13%) WCF
7 1 (3.13%) WF
7 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) BDD
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Workflow
4 9 (28.13%) Workflow Management
5 8 (25.00%) Content Management
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
7 6 (18.75%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Case Management
8 5 (15.63%) ETL
8 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) Kanban
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) iManage
2 1 (3.13%) Nintex