The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 256 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1025 990 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.12% 14.69% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 835 779 859
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the North West

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 3 - -
Manchester - 1 £38,500 -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) RFID
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Perforce

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Control Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Canon