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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank - - 242
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1008 953 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 14.35% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 843 772 856
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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