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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
UK
Rank 746 900 908
Rank change year-on-year
+154 +8
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 116 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.051% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 108 47 39
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -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
13611 17536 19173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 17.12% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11138 14600 15513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +137 115 £42,500 -10.52% 19
East of England +62 45 £45,000 - 8
Cambridgeshire +45 45 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Cambridge +43 35 £45,000 - 8
Yorkshire +57 32 £40,000 -3.61% 2
South West +33 17 £57,500 +9.52% 3
West Yorkshire +36 12 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Wakefield +12 12 £37,000 -10.84% 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 10 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 10 £40,000 -
Harrogate +8 8 £42,500 +6.25%
North Yorkshire +3 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Bournemouth - 7 £52,500 -
North West - 7 £37,500 - 3
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 - 2
Dorset - 7 £52,500 -
Bristol - 6 £57,500 -
Coventry - 6 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Warwick - 4 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £40,000 -
South East +57 3 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Hampshire +19 2 £45,000 - 1
Swindon +18 2 - -
Wiltshire +14 2 - -
Devon - 2 £37,500 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £37,500 - 1
Gosport - 2 £45,000 -
London +57 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 149 (75.25%) C++
2 137 (69.19%) C
3 134 (67.68%) Software Engineering
4 129 (65.15%) Wireless
5 101 (51.01%) Wi-Fi
6 86 (43.43%) Degree
7 82 (41.41%) Firmware
8 74 (37.37%) Python
9 69 (34.85%) Electronics
10 68 (34.34%) Linux
11 64 (32.32%) Embedded C
12 58 (29.29%) ZigBee
13 57 (28.79%) Android
14 53 (26.77%) Ethernet
15 50 (25.25%) Java
16 48 (24.24%) Embedded C++
17 47 (23.74%) Telecoms
18 44 (22.22%) TCP/IP
18 44 (22.22%) RS-232
19 41 (20.71%) Windows
20 37 (18.69%) Mathematics
20 37 (18.69%) Computer Science
21 34 (17.17%) Embedded Software Development
22 33 (16.67%) RS-485
23 32 (16.16%) C#
24 30 (15.15%) Perl
25 28 (14.14%) Apple iOS
25 28 (14.14%) Embedded Systems
26 27 (13.64%) Android Development
26 27 (13.64%) MATLAB

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 (0.51%) Apache
1 1 (0.51%) Predix
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) GitHub
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (65.15%) Wireless
2 101 (51.01%) Wi-Fi
3 58 (29.29%) ZigBee
4 53 (26.77%) Ethernet
5 44 (22.22%) RS-232
5 44 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 33 (16.67%) RS-485
7 25 (12.63%) GSM
8 20 (10.10%) GPRS
9 17 (8.59%) 802.11
10 16 (8.08%) Internet
10 16 (8.08%) RS-422
11 15 (7.58%) LTE
12 12 (6.06%) DVB
13 11 (5.56%) WLAN
14 10 (5.05%) NFC
15 9 (4.55%) 802.15
16 7 (3.54%) 3G
16 7 (3.54%) 4G
16 7 (3.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.02%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) Redis
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.55%) Subversion
3 7 (3.54%) CppUnit
4 4 (2.02%) JIRA
5 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.01%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.51%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.51%) Calabash
7 1 (0.51%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 69 (34.85%) Electronics
2 47 (23.74%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.60%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.05%) Automotive
5 6 (3.03%) Finance
5 6 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.52%) Military
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 116 (58.59%) Embedded Engineer
1 116 (58.59%) Software Engineer
2 101 (51.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 54 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
4 51 (25.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 50 (25.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 39 (19.70%) Firmware Engineer
7 37 (18.69%) Embedded C Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) C Software Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 35 (17.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (16.16%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 19 (9.60%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 16 (8.08%) Python Software Engineer
12 16 (8.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.13%) 802.1X
2 22 (11.11%) Qt
3 12 (6.06%) HTML
4 11 (5.56%) Middleware
5 9 (4.55%) REST
6 7 (3.54%) POSIX
7 6 (3.03%) BREW
7 6 (3.03%) Flash
7 6 (3.03%) HTML5
7 6 (3.03%) J2ME
7 6 (3.03%) jQuery
7 6 (3.03%) MFC
7 6 (3.03%) OpenAL
7 6 (3.03%) OpenCL
7 6 (3.03%) OpenGL
7 6 (3.03%) Qt Quick
7 6 (3.03%) Series 60
7 6 (3.03%) SVG
7 6 (3.03%) UIQ
8 5 (2.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.69%) Computer Science
2 28 (14.14%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 16 (8.08%) Home Automation
6 15 (7.58%) Internet of Things
7 12 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (5.56%) Algorithms
8 11 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 10 (5.05%) Smartphone
10 8 (4.04%) User Experience
11 7 (3.54%) iPhone
12 6 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (3.03%) MPEG
12 6 (3.03%) Smart Home
13 4 (2.02%) iPad
14 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (1.01%) Raspberry Pi
15 2 (1.01%) SystemC
15 2 (1.01%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.34%) Linux
2 57 (28.79%) Android
3 41 (20.71%) Windows
4 28 (14.14%) Apple iOS
5 12 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (5.56%) Unix
7 7 (3.54%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.51%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (67.68%) Software Engineering
2 37 (18.69%) Mathematics
3 34 (17.17%) Embedded Software Development
4 27 (13.64%) Android Development
5 25 (12.63%) Mentoring
6 23 (11.62%) Validation
7 19 (9.60%) UML
8 15 (7.58%) Cross-Platform Development
8 15 (7.58%) SDLC
9 13 (6.57%) Software Architecture
10 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (6.06%) OO
11 11 (5.56%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.55%) Analytics
13 8 (4.04%) Mobile Development
13 8 (4.04%) Project Management
14 7 (3.54%) Automated Testing
14 7 (3.54%) Computer Architecture
14 7 (3.54%) Device Driver Development
14 7 (3.54%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 149 (75.25%) C++
2 137 (69.19%) C
3 74 (37.37%) Python
4 64 (32.32%) Embedded C
5 50 (25.25%) Java
6 48 (24.24%) Embedded C++
7 32 (16.16%) C#
8 30 (15.15%) Perl
9 27 (13.64%) MATLAB
10 16 (8.08%) ANSI C
11 11 (5.56%) Objective-C
12 8 (4.04%) JavaScript
13 6 (3.03%) Tcl
14 5 (2.53%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.52%) PHP
16 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.01%) SQL
17 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (43.43%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) PhD
3 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) CISA
4 1 (0.51%) CISM
4 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) JTAG
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (41.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (5.56%) Atmel
2 9 (4.55%) EMC
2 9 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.54%) Google
4 6 (3.03%) Intel
4 6 (3.03%) Symbian
5 3 (1.52%) Apple
6 2 (1.01%) Samsung
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.51%) Cadence
7 1 (0.51%) Foundry
7 1 (0.51%) Freescale
7 1 (0.51%) QNX
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 18 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £Superb
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
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Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 23 days ago
Plymouth
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
mkodo
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benfits
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TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benfits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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