The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 248 235 266
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 4 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.38%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Bluetooth
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1609 1551 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.82% 21.46% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1245 1441
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the East of England

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 25 (78.13%) Wireless
3 21 (65.63%) Python
4 16 (50.00%) Electronics
4 16 (50.00%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) Firmware
6 13 (40.63%) Perl
7 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 10 (31.25%) C
8 8 (25.00%) Tcl
8 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (18.75%) UWB
9 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
9 6 (18.75%) Assembly Language
9 6 (18.75%) GSM
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
10 5 (15.63%) EMC
11 4 (12.50%) Genesys
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) DECT
11 4 (12.50%) BT
11 4 (12.50%) Validation
11 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (12.50%) LTE
11 4 (12.50%) Marketing
11 4 (12.50%) TETRA
12 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (9.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 25 (78.13%) Wireless
3 6 (18.75%) GSM
3 6 (18.75%) UWB
4 4 (12.50%) DECT
4 4 (12.50%) LTE
4 4 (12.50%) TETRA
5 2 (6.25%) ZigBee
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WLAN
5 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.25%) 3G
5 2 (6.25%) 802.11
5 2 (6.25%) NFC
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) RF Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior RF Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Firmware
2 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Handset
4 2 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) IC Design
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) Perl
3 10 (31.25%) C
4 8 (25.00%) Tcl
5 6 (18.75%) Assembly Language
6 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
7 4 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) EMC
2 4 (12.50%) Genesys
2 4 (12.50%) BT
3 2 (6.25%) Perforce
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