The first table below looks at the demand for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 438 416 424
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 10 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,650 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4932 5047 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 23.03% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3716 3913 4320
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the South East

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the South East

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Oxfordshire +10 4 £45,000 +69.81%
Hampshire -10 4 £50,000 +37.93% 1
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) C
3 12 (63.16%) C++
3 12 (63.16%) Embedded C
4 11 (57.89%) ZigBee
5 10 (52.63%) C#
5 10 (52.63%) Degree
6 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
7 8 (42.11%) EMC
7 8 (42.11%) 3G
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 7 (36.84%) Electronics
8 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
9 6 (31.58%) Python
9 6 (31.58%) UML
10 5 (26.32%) Telematics
10 5 (26.32%) Product Management
10 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (26.32%) TDD
10 5 (26.32%) Physics
10 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (26.32%) Perl
10 5 (26.32%) MS Office
10 5 (26.32%) GPRS
10 5 (26.32%) GSM
10 5 (26.32%) AutoCAD

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) ZigBee
2 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
3 8 (42.11%) 3G
4 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (26.32%) GPRS
5 5 (26.32%) GSM
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) 4G
7 3 (15.79%) 2G
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) 802.15
9 1 (5.26%) 802.11
9 1 (5.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Design Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) STL
1 3 (15.79%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Telematics
1 5 (26.32%) Physics
2 3 (15.79%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) EMV
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) Product Management
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) OOD
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
6 3 (15.79%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) System Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C
2 12 (63.16%) C++
2 12 (63.16%) Embedded C
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
4 6 (31.58%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
7 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
1 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Renesas
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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