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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 874 868 910
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +42
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 36 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.077% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 69 64
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%

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
16806 18794 20300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.10% 17.79% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13928 15114 16213
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 1 June 2016 within the UK.

Bluetooth Salary Histogram in the UK

Bluetooth
Top 27 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 1 June 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 -25 33 £46,250 +8.82% 11
South East +5 17 £45,000 +63.63% 5
Oxfordshire -10 7 £55,000 +144.44% 3
Oxford - 7 £55,000 - 3
London +2 6 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £36,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £41,250 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £41,250 - 2
Buckingham - 4 £36,000 -
North West +19 3 £37,500 -
Manchester -4 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 1
Stockport - 2 £37,500 -
Nuneaton - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £37,500 -
East of England +16 1 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire -7 1 - -
Cambridge -7 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Horsham - 1 £37,500 -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 38 (46.34%) C
2 35 (42.68%) C++
3 33 (40.24%) Electronics
4 32 (39.02%) Wireless
5 31 (37.80%) Firmware
6 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
7 27 (32.93%) Degree
7 27 (32.93%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (23.17%) Ethernet
9 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
10 17 (20.73%) Apple iOS
11 16 (19.51%) ZigBee
11 16 (19.51%) Android
11 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (19.51%) Embedded C
11 16 (19.51%) Java
11 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
12 15 (18.29%) iOS Development
13 13 (15.85%) Windows
13 13 (15.85%) OO
14 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
15 11 (13.41%) Retail
15 11 (13.41%) 3G
15 11 (13.41%) GSM
15 11 (13.41%) Web Services
16 10 (12.20%) Python
16 10 (12.20%) JSON
16 10 (12.20%) Marketing
16 10 (12.20%) Time Management
16 10 (12.20%) User Experience

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:

Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.02%) Wireless
2 27 (32.93%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (23.17%) Ethernet
4 16 (19.51%) ZigBee
5 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.41%) 3G
6 11 (13.41%) GSM
7 9 (10.98%) GPRS
8 8 (9.76%) NFC
9 5 (6.10%) Internet
9 5 (6.10%) LDAP
9 5 (6.10%) VoIP
10 4 (4.88%) Wideband
11 3 (3.66%) 802.15
11 3 (3.66%) DHCP
11 3 (3.66%) DNS
11 3 (3.66%) RS-232
11 3 (3.66%) SNMP
11 3 (3.66%) TETRA
12 2 (2.44%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.10%) Maven
2 5 (6.10%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.44%) Metasploit
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 33 (40.24%) Electronics
2 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 11 (13.41%) Retail
4 10 (12.20%) Marketing
5 8 (9.76%) Automotive
5 8 (9.76%) Back Office
6 7 (8.54%) Military
7 6 (7.32%) Finance
7 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (6.10%) Banking
8 5 (6.10%) Financial Institution
8 5 (6.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Developer
2 20 (24.39%) Firmware Engineer
3 18 (21.95%) Embedded Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) iOS Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Embedded C Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Android Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Core Java Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Design Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Bluetooth Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) Web Services
2 10 (12.20%) JSON
3 6 (7.32%) Cocoa
3 6 (7.32%) RESTful
3 6 (7.32%) XML
4 5 (6.10%) .NET
4 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) Middleware
4 5 (6.10%) REST
4 5 (6.10%) Spring
5 4 (4.88%) WPF
6 3 (3.66%) 802.1X
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.44%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.22%) Corona SDK
8 1 (1.22%) Mono for Android
8 1 (1.22%) RhoMobile
8 1 (1.22%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.20%) User Experience
3 8 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.10%) Clustering
4 5 (6.10%) Contactless
4 5 (6.10%) EMV
4 5 (6.10%) Handset
4 5 (6.10%) Internet of Things
4 5 (6.10%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (6.10%) Smartcard
5 4 (4.88%) ASIC
5 4 (4.88%) iPad
5 4 (4.88%) Mechatronics
5 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.88%) NHS
6 3 (3.66%) Physics
6 3 (3.66%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.44%) iPhone
8 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Apple iOS
2 16 (19.51%) Android
3 13 (15.85%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) iOS Development
4 13 (15.85%) OO
5 10 (12.20%) Time Management
6 8 (9.76%) Signal Processing
7 7 (8.54%) Android Development
7 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.54%) SDLC
8 5 (6.10%) Build Automation
8 5 (6.10%) OOD
8 5 (6.10%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) Workflow
9 4 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.88%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (4.88%) Validation
10 3 (3.66%) Hidden Markov Model
10 3 (3.66%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) C
2 35 (42.68%) C++
3 16 (19.51%) Embedded C
3 16 (19.51%) Java
4 10 (12.20%) Python
5 8 (9.76%) C#
5 8 (9.76%) SQL
6 7 (8.54%) Embedded C++
6 7 (8.54%) Objective-C
7 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.88%) Assembly Language
8 4 (4.88%) Perl
9 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.44%) VC++
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.22%) ISO13485
System Software
1 31 (37.80%) Firmware
2 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Atmel
2 3 (3.66%) Citrix
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Perforce
3 2 (2.44%) QNX
4 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.22%) Canon
4 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
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