The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Bluetooth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
North West / Cheshire
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -14.43%  

Bluetooth is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 157 221 345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.85% 16.88% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119 160 237
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in Cheshire

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bluetooth in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Bluetooth in Cheshire

Bluetooth
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Bluetooth
North West

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (75.00%) OpenCL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) NFC
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) Qt
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) OpenAL
2 6 (75.00%) UIQ
2 6 (75.00%) Series 60
2 6 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) BREW
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Automotive
2 6 (75.00%) Flash

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DVB
1 6 (75.00%) GPRS
1 6 (75.00%) GSM
1 6 (75.00%) NFC
1 6 (75.00%) UMTS
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (75.00%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) BREW
1 6 (75.00%) Flash
1 6 (75.00%) J2ME
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
1 6 (75.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (75.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (75.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (75.00%) Qt
1 6 (75.00%) Series 60
1 6 (75.00%) SVG
1 6 (75.00%) UIQ
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (75.00%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) MPEG
2 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (75.00%) DRM
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Intel
1 6 (75.00%) Symbian