The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 215 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Bluetooth
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
968 865 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.11% 16.09% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 788 717 645
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,383 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the West Midlands region.

Bluetooth Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 7 £34,000 -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree