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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 880 891 926
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +35
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 55 46 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.043% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.24% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 9
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +29.41%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +32 55 £52,500 -2.32% 15
South East +34 28 £60,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +6 10 £62,500 +56.25%
London +3 8 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire +13 7 £41,500 -14.43%
Oxford - 6 £65,000 -
Surrey +11 5 £25,000 -44.44%
West Yorkshire -2 5 £41,500 -14.43%
Swindon - 5 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 5 £61,250 - 4
Wiltshire - 5 £52,500 -
South West - 5 £52,500 - 3
Wakefield +16 4 £41,500 -14.43%
Guildford +5 4 £25,000 -41.17%
East of England -12 4 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Hampshire - 4 - - 1
Southampton - 4 - - 1
City of London +46 2 - -
East Sussex +10 2 £57,500 -11.53%
Brighton 0 2 £57,500 -11.53%
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £33,750 -38.63% 3
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 - 4
Reading - 2 £67,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £41,250 -
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge -15 1 £35,000 -36.36% 3
St Albans - 1 £75,000 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 82 (61.19%) Wireless
2 73 (54.48%) C++
3 70 (52.24%) C
4 56 (41.79%) Wi-Fi
4 56 (41.79%) Software Engineering
5 48 (35.82%) ZigBee
6 47 (35.07%) Firmware
7 40 (29.85%) Electronics
8 38 (28.36%) Embedded C
9 37 (27.61%) Python
10 31 (23.13%) Degree
11 30 (22.39%) Ethernet
12 28 (20.90%) TCP/IP
13 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (17.91%) User Experience
15 23 (17.16%) 3G
15 23 (17.16%) Linux
16 22 (16.42%) Embedded C++
17 20 (14.93%) Windows
17 20 (14.93%) OO
17 20 (14.93%) Java
18 19 (14.18%) Telecoms
19 18 (13.43%) Android
20 17 (12.69%) C#
20 17 (12.69%) Apple iOS
20 17 (12.69%) RS-232
20 17 (12.69%) RS-485
21 16 (11.94%) REST
21 16 (11.94%) iOS Development
21 16 (11.94%) JSON

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (3.73%) Node.js
2 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Office
2 5 (3.73%) GIMP
2 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.24%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (61.19%) Wireless
2 56 (41.79%) Wi-Fi
3 48 (35.82%) ZigBee
4 30 (22.39%) Ethernet
5 28 (20.90%) TCP/IP
6 23 (17.16%) 3G
7 17 (12.69%) RS-232
7 17 (12.69%) RS-485
8 15 (11.19%) Internet
9 14 (10.45%) GSM
10 12 (8.96%) GPRS
11 7 (5.22%) 802.15
12 6 (4.48%) LTE
12 6 (4.48%) Wideband
13 5 (3.73%) DNS
13 5 (3.73%) VoIP
14 4 (2.99%) DHCP
14 4 (2.99%) HTTP
14 4 (2.99%) SSL
14 4 (2.99%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) Big Data
2 6 (4.48%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.97%) Subversion
3 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.99%) GCC
5 3 (2.24%) Ant
5 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) Geb
7 1 (0.75%) Gradle
7 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.75%) Spock
7 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (29.85%) Electronics
2 19 (14.18%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.70%) Retail
4 10 (7.46%) Marketing
5 5 (3.73%) Back Office
6 3 (2.24%) Finance
6 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.49%) Military
8 1 (0.75%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (29.10%) Embedded Engineer
2 32 (23.88%) Software Engineer
3 27 (20.15%) Developer
4 24 (17.91%) Firmware Engineer
5 23 (17.16%) Embedded C Engineer
6 21 (15.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (12.69%) C Software Engineer
7 17 (12.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 15 (11.19%) iOS Developer
9 14 (10.45%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 14 (10.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 13 (9.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
11 11 (8.21%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (8.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (8.21%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (8.21%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (8.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (5.97%) Consultant
12 8 (5.97%) Electronics Engineer
12 8 (5.97%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.94%) JSON
1 16 (11.94%) REST
2 13 (9.70%) XML
3 11 (8.21%) Web Services
4 10 (7.46%) .NET
4 10 (7.46%) HTML
4 10 (7.46%) RESTful
5 9 (6.72%) Ajax
5 9 (6.72%) CSS
6 8 (5.97%) 802.1X
7 7 (5.22%) Cocoa
8 6 (4.48%) Google Maps API
9 5 (3.73%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.73%) CSS3
9 5 (3.73%) HTML5
9 5 (3.73%) jQuery
9 5 (3.73%) Middleware
9 5 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.99%) JNI
11 3 (2.24%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) User Experience
2 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.70%) Internet of Things
4 12 (8.96%) Mobile App
5 10 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.22%) ASIC
7 6 (4.48%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.99%) CAN bus
9 3 (2.24%) Animation
9 3 (2.24%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.24%) Handset
9 3 (2.24%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (1.49%) EPoS
10 2 (1.49%) iPhone
10 2 (1.49%) NHS
10 2 (1.49%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.75%) iPad
11 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.16%) Linux
2 20 (14.93%) Windows
3 18 (13.43%) Android
4 17 (12.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.73%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.73%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (41.79%) Software Engineering
2 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.93%) OO
4 16 (11.94%) iOS Development
5 12 (8.96%) Scrum
5 12 (8.96%) Signal Processing
6 9 (6.72%) Analytics
6 9 (6.72%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (6.72%) OOD
7 8 (5.97%) Android Development
7 8 (5.97%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (5.97%) Data Analytics
7 8 (5.97%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (5.97%) Hidden Markov Model
7 8 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (5.97%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (5.97%) SDLC
8 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.48%) C++
2 70 (52.24%) C
3 38 (28.36%) Embedded C
4 37 (27.61%) Python
5 22 (16.42%) Embedded C++
6 20 (14.93%) Java
7 17 (12.69%) C#
8 15 (11.19%) Perl
9 14 (10.45%) Assembly Language
10 12 (8.96%) TTCN
11 11 (8.21%) Objective-C
12 10 (7.46%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.24%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.49%) SQL
16 1 (0.75%) Groovy
16 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (23.13%) Degree
2 12 (8.96%) SC Cleared
2 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) HND
3 3 (2.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.75%) MISRA
3 1 (0.75%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (35.07%) Firmware
2 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.99%) iptables
4 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Cobbler
1 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (4.48%) Atmel
1 6 (4.48%) Google
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.99%) Citrix
3 4 (2.99%) Wind River
4 3 (2.24%) Freescale
4 3 (2.24%) Intel
5 2 (1.49%) Apple
5 2 (1.49%) EMC
5 2 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) BT
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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