The first table below looks at the demand for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank - 160 159
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.08% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
447 464 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.04% 14.89% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 243 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Bluetooth
UK

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in Scotland

Bluetooth
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) UWB
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) DECT
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) CAE
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (50.00%) UWB
2 1 (50.00%) DECT
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) CAE
1 1 (50.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree