The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 860 859 796
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -63
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 37 20 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.11% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 55
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20251 18478 21975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16086 14911 17942
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bluetooth
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the UK

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bluetooth over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the UK

Bluetooth
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 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
England +8 37 £40,000 -5.88% 16
London +10 13 £42,500 +2.40%
South East +1 10 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Oxfordshire - 8 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £37,500 -26.82% 6
Cambridge -6 6 £37,500 -26.82% 6
East of England -12 6 £37,500 -26.82% 7
West Midlands - 6 £32,750 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £32,750 -
Staffordshire - 6 £32,750 -
City of London +16 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire -10 1 - - 1
South West -11 1 £30,500 -32.22% 1
Dorset - 1 £30,500 -
Durham - 1 £37,500 - 1
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
Trimdon Station - 1 £37,500 -
Dorchester - 1 £30,500 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 30 (44.78%) C
2 28 (41.79%) C++
2 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
3 25 (37.31%) Degree
4 22 (32.84%) GSM
5 20 (29.85%) Electronics
6 16 (23.88%) 3G
6 16 (23.88%) Linux
6 16 (23.88%) ZigBee
7 14 (20.90%) Android
8 13 (19.40%) GPRS
8 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
8 13 (19.40%) Android Development
8 13 (19.40%) iOS Development
9 12 (17.91%) C#
9 12 (17.91%) Firmware
9 12 (17.91%) Ethernet
9 12 (17.91%) Embedded C
9 12 (17.91%) EMC
9 12 (17.91%) Wireless
9 12 (17.91%) Objective-C
10 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (16.42%) Windows
11 10 (14.93%) Python
11 10 (14.93%) Java
11 10 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (14.93%) Xcode
11 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
12 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
13 8 (11.94%) MySQL

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) AutoCAD
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 5 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.97%) Maya
4 2 (2.99%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) GSM
2 16 (23.88%) 3G
2 16 (23.88%) ZigBee
3 13 (19.40%) GPRS
4 12 (17.91%) Ethernet
4 12 (17.91%) Wireless
5 10 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.45%) LTE
8 3 (4.48%) 4G
8 3 (4.48%) 2G
8 3 (4.48%) TETRA
8 3 (4.48%) DECT
9 2 (2.99%) DNS
9 2 (2.99%) LAN
9 2 (2.99%) VoIP
9 2 (2.99%) WAN
9 2 (2.99%) DHCP
9 2 (2.99%) 802.15
10 1 (1.49%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Xcode
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) Grunt
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) GCC
General
1 20 (29.85%) Electronics
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Automotive
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Software Engineer
3 16 (23.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) iOS Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Embedded Software Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Design Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Creative Technologist
10 3 (4.48%) RF Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Architect
10 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.48%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) IT Support Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) SOAP
1 8 (11.94%) Web Services
1 8 (11.94%) XML
1 8 (11.94%) REST
1 8 (11.94%) LAMP
1 8 (11.94%) XML-RPC
2 6 (8.96%) JSON
3 4 (5.97%) HTML5
3 4 (5.97%) WebGL
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) CSS3
3 4 (5.97%) WebSockets
3 4 (5.97%) Backbone.js
3 4 (5.97%) WebRTC
3 4 (5.97%) Sass
3 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.97%) HTML5 Canvas
3 4 (5.97%) Three.js
3 4 (5.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (5.97%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.45%) Algorithms
2 7 (10.45%) Physics
3 5 (7.46%) Telematics
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Animation
4 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.48%) Handset
5 3 (4.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) iPhone
7 1 (1.49%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 14 (20.90%) Android
3 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
4 11 (16.42%) Windows
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.40%) Android Development
2 13 (19.40%) iOS Development
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.46%) TDD
4 5 (7.46%) Product Management
4 5 (7.46%) B2B
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
5 4 (5.97%) MVC
5 4 (5.97%) Speech Recognition
5 4 (5.97%) Business Development
5 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
5 4 (5.97%) 3D Animation
5 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.97%) Software Licensing
6 3 (4.48%) Coaching
6 3 (4.48%) Test Planning
6 3 (4.48%) Signal Processing
6 3 (4.48%) UML
7 2 (2.99%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) C
2 28 (41.79%) C++
3 12 (17.91%) C#
3 12 (17.91%) Embedded C
3 12 (17.91%) Objective-C
4 10 (14.93%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 8 (11.94%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) Perl
7 4 (5.97%) Embedded C++
7 4 (5.97%) Assembly Language
7 4 (5.97%) SQL
8 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Firmware
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) EMC
2 3 (4.48%) Genesys
3 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Sun
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Freescale
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