The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 843 824 856
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 74 59 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.053% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 73 54 64
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the UK

Bluetooth
Top 21 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 73 £45,000 -5.26% 27
Cambridgeshire +33 39 £45,000 -25.00% 20
East of England +7 39 £45,000 -18.18% 20
Cambridge +32 38 £45,000 -25.00% 20
London -43 14 £36,250 -19.44% 3
South East -14 8 £52,500 +84.21%
Harrogate - 7 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
City of London -14 5 £42,500 +60.37% 1
North East - 5 £35,000 -
Durham - 5 £35,000 -
Hampshire -3 4 £52,500 +94.44%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire -6 1 £55,000 +54.92%
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 - 1
Lymington - 1 £57,500 -
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (65.43%) Wireless
2 52 (64.20%) Wi-Fi
3 43 (53.09%) Firmware
4 40 (49.38%) Degree
5 37 (45.68%) C
6 32 (39.51%) Electronics
7 31 (38.27%) C++
7 31 (38.27%) Python
8 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 21 (25.93%) Embedded C
10 20 (24.69%) Assembly Language
10 20 (24.69%) Perl
11 18 (22.22%) Java
12 17 (20.99%) Linux
12 17 (20.99%) Mathematics
13 16 (19.75%) Android
14 15 (18.52%) Embedded C++
14 15 (18.52%) Ethernet
15 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
16 12 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
16 12 (14.81%) Software Architecture
16 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
16 12 (14.81%) Subversion
17 11 (13.58%) ZigBee
17 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
17 11 (13.58%) Marketing
18 10 (12.35%) UWB
18 10 (12.35%) Tcl
19 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
19 9 (11.11%) Automation Testing

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 53 (65.43%) Wireless
2 52 (64.20%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (18.52%) Ethernet
4 11 (13.58%) ZigBee
5 10 (12.35%) UWB
6 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.41%) NFC
8 5 (6.17%) 802.11
9 4 (4.94%) LAN
9 4 (4.94%) WLAN
10 3 (3.70%) LTE
10 3 (3.70%) DECT
10 3 (3.70%) GSM
11 1 (1.23%) HSPA
11 1 (1.23%) 4G
11 1 (1.23%) WCDMA
11 1 (1.23%) 3GPP
11 1 (1.23%) HTTP
11 1 (1.23%) 3G
11 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.81%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) Android Studio
3 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.17%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 32 (39.51%) Electronics
2 11 (13.58%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) French Language
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Test Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Junior
6 6 (7.41%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Android Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Junior C Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Designer
9 3 (3.70%) Development Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) MFC
1 6 (7.41%) Qt
2 5 (6.17%) JSON
2 5 (6.17%) RESTful
2 5 (6.17%) Android SDK
2 5 (6.17%) Gson
2 5 (6.17%) Android NDK
2 5 (6.17%) Web Services
2 5 (6.17%) XML
2 5 (6.17%) HTML
2 5 (6.17%) OpenGL
2 5 (6.17%) Middleware
3 3 (3.70%) REST
3 3 (3.70%) SOAP
4 2 (2.47%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.23%) WCF
5 1 (1.23%) .NET
5 1 (1.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (53.09%) Firmware
2 17 (20.99%) Mathematics
3 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) Handset
4 4 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Open Source
7 1 (1.23%) EMV
7 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.23%) ASIC
7 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.23%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
2 12 (14.81%) Software Architecture
2 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
3 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 9 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 8 (9.88%) Validation
5 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.41%) Android Development
7 5 (6.17%) OOP
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
8 4 (4.94%) Scrum
8 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.94%) Business Development
8 4 (4.94%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Use Case
9 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.70%) OOD
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) C
2 31 (38.27%) C++
2 31 (38.27%) Python
3 21 (25.93%) Embedded C
4 20 (24.69%) Assembly Language
4 20 (24.69%) Perl
5 18 (22.22%) Java
6 15 (18.52%) Embedded C++
7 10 (12.35%) Tcl
8 8 (9.88%) C#
9 6 (7.41%) SQL
10 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.17%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.70%) Ruby
12 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.47%) VC++
13 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.23%) R
13 1 (1.23%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 40 (49.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.23%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) BT
2 5 (6.17%) Facebook
2 5 (6.17%) Google
3 4 (4.94%) Perforce
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.47%) EMC
4 2 (2.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.23%) Renesas
5 1 (1.23%) Genesys
5 1 (1.23%) HP
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