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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 836 940 968
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +28
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 63 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.034% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 22
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 £30,750 £24,750 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
16248 18278 21090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.71% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15159 16659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,069
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +87 58 £45,000 +12.50% 14
South East +40 23 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire +26 18 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 15 £45,000 -
East of England +22 14 £43,750 -12.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +19 12 £51,000 +2.00% 4
London +45 7 £41,250 -28.26% 1
Cambridge +13 7 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Durham - 7 £30,000 - 1
North East - 7 £30,000 - 1
North West +15 4 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Runcorn - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
County Antrim - 3 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 - 3
Home Counties - 2 £107,500 -
Norwich - 2 £37,500 -
Gosport - 2 £36,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £44,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £44,750 -
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £37,500 -
South West +6 1 £30,000 -25.00%
East Sussex +5 1 £41,500 -36.15%
Manchester -13 1 £38,500 +28.33%
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £44,000 -

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (50.98%) C++
2 50 (49.02%) Wi-Fi
3 45 (44.12%) Degree
4 39 (38.24%) C
5 35 (34.31%) Software Engineering
6 33 (32.35%) C#
6 33 (32.35%) Electronics
7 31 (30.39%) Ethernet
8 26 (25.49%) Windows
8 26 (25.49%) Android
9 25 (24.51%) Wireless
10 24 (23.53%) Java
10 24 (23.53%) Firmware
11 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.59%) Apple iOS
12 21 (20.59%) SSL
12 21 (20.59%) Linux
12 21 (20.59%) Military
13 19 (18.63%) 3G
13 19 (18.63%) Validation
14 18 (17.65%) ISO 9001
15 17 (16.67%) VoIP
15 17 (16.67%) VC++
15 17 (16.67%) Embedded C
15 17 (16.67%) Windows CE
16 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
16 16 (15.69%) GPRS
16 16 (15.69%) OO
16 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
17 15 (14.71%) Git (software)

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 (0.98%) Confluence
1 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (49.02%) Wi-Fi
2 31 (30.39%) Ethernet
3 25 (24.51%) Wireless
4 21 (20.59%) SSL
5 19 (18.63%) 3G
6 17 (16.67%) VoIP
7 16 (15.69%) GPRS
8 12 (11.76%) ZigBee
9 11 (10.78%) RS-232
10 10 (9.80%) NFC
11 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
12 8 (7.84%) RS-485
13 7 (6.86%) Internet
13 7 (6.86%) LDAP
14 5 (4.90%) 4G
14 5 (4.90%) GSM
15 3 (2.94%) DAB
15 3 (2.94%) HTTP
15 3 (2.94%) RFID
15 3 (2.94%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 15 (14.71%) Subversion
2 7 (6.86%) Maven
3 3 (2.94%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.96%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.96%) JIRA
4 2 (1.96%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 33 (32.35%) Electronics
2 21 (20.59%) Military
3 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.82%) Automotive
4 9 (8.82%) Marketing
5 8 (7.84%) Finance
5 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.86%) Back Office
6 7 (6.86%) Banking
6 7 (6.86%) Financial Institution
6 7 (6.86%) Retail
6 7 (6.86%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.94%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) Software Engineer
4 18 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (16.67%) Design Engineer
6 16 (15.69%) Development Engineer
6 16 (15.69%) Embedded C Engineer
7 15 (14.71%) C Software Engineer
8 14 (13.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (12.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (12.75%) Software Developer
10 12 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 11 (10.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 11 (10.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (9.80%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (9.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 10 (9.80%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (8.82%) C# Developer
13 9 (8.82%) Electronics Engineer
13 9 (8.82%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) JSON
2 11 (10.78%) HTML
3 9 (8.82%) Web Services
4 7 (6.86%) .NET
4 7 (6.86%) Middleware
4 7 (6.86%) Qt
4 7 (6.86%) Spring
4 7 (6.86%) WPF
5 6 (5.88%) REST
6 5 (4.90%) Ajax
6 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.90%) jQuery
6 5 (4.90%) WCF
6 5 (4.90%) XML
7 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.92%) CSS
8 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.94%) Cocoa
8 3 (2.94%) RESTful
8 3 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (6.86%) Clustering
3 7 (6.86%) Contactless
3 7 (6.86%) EMV
3 7 (6.86%) Handset
3 7 (6.86%) Internet of Things
3 7 (6.86%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (6.86%) Smartcard
4 6 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 5 (4.90%) User Experience
6 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.92%) Mechatronics
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.92%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.94%) iPad
8 2 (1.96%) iPhone
8 2 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Android
1 26 (25.49%) Windows
2 21 (20.59%) Apple iOS
2 21 (20.59%) Linux
3 17 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 7 (6.86%) Unix
5 2 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.98%) pSOS
6 1 (0.98%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.98%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) Software Engineering
2 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.63%) Validation
4 16 (15.69%) OO
5 15 (14.71%) System Testing
6 12 (11.76%) UML
7 10 (9.80%) Android Development
8 9 (8.82%) iOS Development
8 9 (8.82%) Scrum
9 7 (6.86%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.86%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.88%) Time Management
11 5 (4.90%) MVC
11 5 (4.90%) SDLC
12 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (2.94%) Process Management
13 3 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) C++
2 39 (38.24%) C
3 33 (32.35%) C#
4 24 (23.53%) Java
5 17 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 17 (16.67%) VC++
6 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.76%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.80%) MATLAB
8 9 (8.82%) Embedded C++
8 9 (8.82%) Python
9 8 (7.84%) SQL
10 4 (3.92%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.96%) Tcl
12 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.98%) Perl
12 1 (0.98%) PHP
12 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (44.12%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) CISA
4 2 (1.96%) CISM
4 2 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (0.98%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PMP
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.96%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.98%) QA
4 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle
2 5 (4.90%) EMC
3 3 (2.94%) QNX
4 2 (1.96%) Perforce
5 1 (0.98%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Atmel
5 1 (0.98%) Canon
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
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