The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 248 246 240
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.069% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1082 1121 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.17% 19.23% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 890 972 886
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South 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 South West

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the South West

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South West region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Atmel
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Tester
1 1 (50.00%) PCB Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atmel
1 1 (50.00%) EMC