The table below looks at the statistics for iBeacon skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iBeacon over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iBeacon
Rank 909 964 982
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +18
Permanent jobs citing iBeacon 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.061% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £39,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -34.61%

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
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

iBeacon
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing iBeacon as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

iBeacon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iBeacon
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iBeacon within the UK.

iBeacon Salary Trend in the UK

iBeacon
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iBeacon over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

iBeacon Salary Histogram in the UK

iBeacon
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iBeacon within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +50 3 £52,500 +23.52%
East of England +18 2 £51,250 +20.58%
Hertfordshire +14 2 £51,250 +20.58%
Watford -1 2 £51,250 +20.58%
London +46 1 £75,000 +36.36%

iBeacon
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing iBeacon 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 iBeacon.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android Studio
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) 3G

iBeacon
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java