The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bluetooth
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Bluetooth
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 562 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.52% 14.31% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 413 484 534
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in Manchester

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in Manchester

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (88.89%) Speech Recognition
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (88.89%) Nucleus RTOS
2 8 (88.89%) BREW
2 8 (88.89%) NFC
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) iPhone
2 8 (88.89%) Qt
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) OpenAL
2 8 (88.89%) OpenCL
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Flash
2 8 (88.89%) J2ME
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) GPRS
2 8 (88.89%) GSM
2 8 (88.89%) MPEG
2 8 (88.89%) Symbian
2 8 (88.89%) UMTS
2 8 (88.89%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) WLAN
2 8 (88.89%) OpenGL

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (88.89%) DVB
2 8 (88.89%) NFC
2 8 (88.89%) GPRS
2 8 (88.89%) GSM
2 8 (88.89%) UMTS
2 8 (88.89%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) WLAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) WiMAX
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Automotive
1 8 (88.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Graduate
2 4 (44.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) SVG
1 8 (88.89%) OpenGL
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
1 8 (88.89%) UIQ
1 8 (88.89%) Series 60
1 8 (88.89%) BREW
1 8 (88.89%) Qt
1 8 (88.89%) OpenAL
1 8 (88.89%) OpenCL
1 8 (88.89%) Flash
1 8 (88.89%) J2ME
2 1 (11.11%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) MPEG
1 8 (88.89%) Device Driver
1 8 (88.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (88.89%) Nucleus RTOS
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile Commerce
1 8 (88.89%) DRM
1 8 (88.89%) Speech Recognition
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Symbian
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft