The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 117 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 1.06% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Bluetooth
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
403 378 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.92% 24.17% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 306 316 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridge region.

Bluetooth Salary Trend in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth.

1 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (69.23%) Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Tcl
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) GSM
5 4 (30.77%) C
5 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (23.08%) LTE
6 3 (23.08%) Genesys
6 3 (23.08%) DECT
6 3 (23.08%) TETRA
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
7 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
7 2 (15.38%) 3G
7 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 2 (15.38%) Simulink
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
7 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) Embedded C

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (69.23%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) GSM
3 3 (23.08%) DECT
3 3 (23.08%) LTE
3 3 (23.08%) TETRA
4 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
4 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (15.38%) 3G
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) RF Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior RF Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
1 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Tcl
3 4 (30.77%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 3 (23.08%) Genesys
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