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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 858 932 951
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +19
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 50 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.034% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 31
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
16643 18713 20565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13850 15346 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the UK

Bluetooth
Top 29 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 25 July 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
England +72 48 £45,000 +12.50% 15
South East +52 27 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Hampshire +16 19 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 16 £45,000 - 1
London +36 9 £60,000 +4.34%
Oxfordshire -15 7 £55,000 +144.44%
Oxford - 7 £55,000 -
North West +18 5 £31,750 +5.83% 2
Durham +16 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
North East +7 3 £27,500 -21.42% 3
West Midlands - 3 £49,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £49,500 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Runcorn - 3 - -
Manchester -6 2 £31,750 +5.83%
Gosport - 2 £36,000 -
Nuneaton - 2 - -
South West +20 1 £30,000 - 1
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £44,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 £41,500 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £30,000 -
Belfast - 1 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £26,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £41,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 42 (48.28%) C++
1 42 (48.28%) Electronics
1 42 (48.28%) Degree
2 37 (42.53%) Wi-Fi
3 32 (36.78%) C
4 30 (34.48%) Ethernet
5 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 26 (29.89%) C#
7 24 (27.59%) Windows
8 22 (25.29%) Firmware
9 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (22.99%) Java
11 19 (21.84%) Wireless
12 18 (20.69%) Validation
12 18 (20.69%) Military
12 18 (20.69%) 3G
13 17 (19.54%) VoIP
13 17 (19.54%) ISO 9001
13 17 (19.54%) Android
14 16 (18.39%) Apple iOS
14 16 (18.39%) SSL
14 16 (18.39%) Windows CE
14 16 (18.39%) VC++
14 16 (18.39%) GPRS
15 15 (17.24%) OO
15 15 (17.24%) Embedded C
15 15 (17.24%) Computer Science
16 14 (16.09%) System Testing
17 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
18 11 (12.64%) ZigBee

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 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.53%) Wi-Fi
2 30 (34.48%) Ethernet
3 19 (21.84%) Wireless
4 18 (20.69%) 3G
5 17 (19.54%) VoIP
6 16 (18.39%) GPRS
6 16 (18.39%) SSL
7 11 (12.64%) ZigBee
8 9 (10.34%) NFC
9 7 (8.05%) LDAP
10 6 (6.90%) GSM
10 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
11 5 (5.75%) Internet
11 5 (5.75%) RS-232
12 4 (4.60%) 4G
12 4 (4.60%) RS-485
13 3 (3.45%) RFID
13 3 (3.45%) TETRA
14 2 (2.30%) DAB
14 2 (2.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.64%) Subversion
3 7 (8.05%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.30%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 42 (48.28%) Electronics
2 18 (20.69%) Military
3 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.49%) Marketing
5 9 (10.34%) Automotive
6 8 (9.20%) Back Office
6 8 (9.20%) Finance
6 8 (9.20%) Retail
7 7 (8.05%) Banking
7 7 (8.05%) Financial Institution
7 7 (8.05%) Manufacturing
7 7 (8.05%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Developer
2 17 (19.54%) Design Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) Development Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Firmware Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Embedded C Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Electronics Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) iOS Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Software Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Android Developer
10 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
10 7 (8.05%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Core Java Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
11 6 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) JSON
2 10 (11.49%) Web Services
3 7 (8.05%) .NET
3 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 7 (8.05%) Middleware
3 7 (8.05%) Spring
3 7 (8.05%) WPF
4 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.60%) Cocoa
5 4 (4.60%) REST
5 4 (4.60%) XML
6 3 (3.45%) Ajax
6 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (3.45%) jQuery
6 3 (3.45%) Qt
6 3 (3.45%) RESTful
6 3 (3.45%) WCF
7 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.20%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 7 (8.05%) Contactless
3 7 (8.05%) EMV
3 7 (8.05%) Handset
3 7 (8.05%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (8.05%) Smartcard
4 5 (5.75%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.75%) User Experience
5 4 (4.60%) Mechatronics
6 3 (3.45%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.45%) iPad
6 3 (3.45%) Physics
6 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.30%) iPhone
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 17 (19.54%) Android
3 16 (18.39%) Apple iOS
3 16 (18.39%) Windows CE
4 10 (11.49%) Linux
5 3 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) pSOS
6 1 (1.15%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.69%) Validation
4 15 (17.24%) OO
5 14 (16.09%) System Testing
6 11 (12.64%) iOS Development
7 8 (9.20%) Android Development
7 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.05%) Build Automation
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
8 7 (8.05%) Time Management
9 6 (6.90%) UML
10 5 (5.75%) SDLC
11 4 (4.60%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.60%) TDD
12 3 (3.45%) B2B
12 3 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (3.45%) Kanban
12 3 (3.45%) OOP
12 3 (3.45%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) C++
2 32 (36.78%) C
3 26 (29.89%) C#
4 20 (22.99%) Java
5 16 (18.39%) VC++
6 15 (17.24%) Embedded C
7 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.20%) Objective-C
8 7 (8.05%) Embedded C++
8 7 (8.05%) SQL
9 4 (4.60%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.60%) Python
10 3 (3.45%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (48.28%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) PhD
3 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.30%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) EMC
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Perforce
4 2 (2.30%) QNX
5 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.15%) Atmel
5 1 (1.15%) Canon
5 1 (1.15%) Citrix
5 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
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