The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
UK
Rank 763 861 915
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +54
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 95 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.060% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.36% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 51 34
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the UK

Bluetooth
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
England +82 92 £45,000 - 17
East of England +50 37 £53,500 +32.09% 4
Cambridgeshire +39 36 £53,500 +59.70% 4
Cambridge +29 25 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire +41 24 £40,000 -3.61% 4
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 - 2
Sheffield - 11 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £40,000 - 2
South West +16 9 £57,500 +9.52% 1
West Yorkshire +29 7 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Wakefield +3 7 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Harrogate +18 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire +1 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Coventry - 6 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 5 £40,000 - 1
London +63 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Bristol - 4 £57,500 -
South East +45 3 £50,000 -16.66% 4
North East -1 3 £30,000 -9.09%
Dorset - 3 £62,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 £62,500 -
Wiltshire +17 2 - - 1
Swindon +10 2 - -
Durham +4 2 £30,000 -9.09%
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire +44 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Buckinghamshire +21 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes +16 1 - - 1
Hampshire +12 1 £45,000 - 1

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 117 (67.63%) C++
2 108 (62.43%) C
2 108 (62.43%) Software Engineering
3 101 (58.38%) Wireless
4 91 (52.60%) Wi-Fi
5 65 (37.57%) Linux
6 64 (36.99%) Firmware
7 63 (36.42%) Degree
8 59 (34.10%) Embedded C
9 55 (31.79%) Android
9 55 (31.79%) Python
10 50 (28.90%) Electronics
11 48 (27.75%) ZigBee
12 46 (26.59%) Telecoms
12 46 (26.59%) Ethernet
13 42 (24.28%) Java
14 41 (23.70%) RS-232
15 38 (21.97%) Embedded C++
16 37 (21.39%) C#
17 34 (19.65%) Windows
18 33 (19.08%) Apple iOS
19 32 (18.50%) TCP/IP
20 31 (17.92%) RS-485
21 27 (15.61%) UML
22 25 (14.45%) Git (software)
23 24 (13.87%) MATLAB
24 23 (13.29%) Android Development
24 23 (13.29%) Mentoring
25 21 (12.14%) Embedded Systems
25 21 (12.14%) Embedded Software Development

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.58%) Apache
1 1 (0.58%) Confluence
1 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) GitHub
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (58.38%) Wireless
2 91 (52.60%) Wi-Fi
3 48 (27.75%) ZigBee
4 46 (26.59%) Ethernet
5 41 (23.70%) RS-232
6 32 (18.50%) TCP/IP
7 31 (17.92%) RS-485
8 13 (7.51%) 802.11
8 13 (7.51%) GSM
9 12 (6.94%) Internet
10 11 (6.36%) GPRS
10 11 (6.36%) RS-422
11 8 (4.62%) LTE
11 8 (4.62%) SSL
12 7 (4.05%) 3G
12 7 (4.05%) 802.15
13 5 (2.89%) 4G
13 5 (2.89%) NFC
13 5 (2.89%) WLAN
14 4 (2.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.73%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.09%) Subversion
3 8 (4.62%) CppUnit
4 5 (2.89%) JIRA
5 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.16%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 50 (28.90%) Electronics
2 46 (26.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.05%) Military
5 3 (1.73%) Automotive
5 3 (1.73%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (54.91%) Embedded Engineer
2 91 (52.60%) Software Engineer
3 77 (44.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 58 (33.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 49 (28.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 49 (28.32%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 42 (24.28%) C Software Engineer
6 42 (24.28%) Embedded C Engineer
7 40 (23.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 39 (22.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 37 (21.39%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 37 (21.39%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 37 (21.39%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 27 (15.61%) Firmware Engineer
11 24 (13.87%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 17 (9.83%) Developer
13 16 (9.25%) Python Software Engineer
14 13 (7.51%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
15 12 (6.94%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.56%) 802.1X
2 18 (10.40%) Qt
3 14 (8.09%) HTML
4 9 (5.20%) CSS
4 9 (5.20%) jQuery
4 9 (5.20%) REST
5 8 (4.62%) WCF
6 7 (4.05%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.47%) Ajax
7 6 (3.47%) SOAP
7 6 (3.47%) STL
8 5 (2.89%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (2.89%) Silverlight
9 4 (2.31%) HTML5
9 4 (2.31%) MFC
9 4 (2.31%) Qt Quick
10 3 (1.73%) .NET
10 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.73%) Middleware
10 3 (1.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (10.98%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.67%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.94%) Device Driver
5 12 (6.94%) Internet of Things
5 12 (6.94%) Mobile App
6 11 (6.36%) Home Automation
7 9 (5.20%) Algorithms
7 9 (5.20%) User Experience
8 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.31%) iPad
9 3 (1.73%) Smart Home
10 2 (1.16%) Physics
10 2 (1.16%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.58%) Handset
11 1 (0.58%) iPhone
11 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Linux
2 55 (31.79%) Android
3 34 (19.65%) Windows
4 33 (19.08%) Apple iOS
5 16 (9.25%) Unix
6 8 (4.62%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (2.89%) Windows CE
8 2 (1.16%) Brillo
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.58%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (62.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.61%) UML
3 23 (13.29%) Android Development
3 23 (13.29%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.14%) Embedded Software Development
5 20 (11.56%) Validation
6 18 (10.40%) OO
7 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.09%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.36%) Cross-Platform Development
9 11 (6.36%) SDLC
9 11 (6.36%) Software Architecture
10 10 (5.78%) Analytics
11 9 (5.20%) Project Management
11 9 (5.20%) Scrum
12 8 (4.62%) Automated Testing
12 8 (4.62%) MVC
12 8 (4.62%) Test Planning
13 7 (4.05%) Data Analytics
14 6 (3.47%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (67.63%) C++
2 108 (62.43%) C
3 59 (34.10%) Embedded C
4 55 (31.79%) Python
5 42 (24.28%) Java
6 38 (21.97%) Embedded C++
7 37 (21.39%) C#
8 24 (13.87%) MATLAB
9 20 (11.56%) Perl
10 17 (9.83%) Objective-C
11 11 (6.36%) ANSI C
11 11 (6.36%) JavaScript
12 8 (4.62%) Tcl
13 6 (3.47%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.73%) PHP
14 3 (1.73%) SQL
15 2 (1.16%) VC++
16 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (36.42%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) PhD
3 3 (1.73%) CISA
3 3 (1.73%) CISM
3 3 (1.73%) CISSP
4 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.58%) PMP
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) HIPAA
1 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.16%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (36.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.47%) Atmel
2 6 (3.47%) Google
3 4 (2.31%) EMC
4 3 (1.73%) Apple
5 2 (1.16%) QNX
5 2 (1.16%) Samsung
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.58%) Cadence
6 1 (0.58%) Foundry
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