Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bluetooth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bluetooth over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 986 1051 1161
Rank change year-on-year +65 +110 +82
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 173 134 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.075% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 161 120 106
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £30,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £63,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%

Bluetooth is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26420 30519 34731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.75% 17.03% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21527 25185 28886
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Bluetooth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in England

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Bluetooth in England

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bluetooth in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Bluetooth in England

Bluetooth
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +38 77 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands +55 36 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 27 £45,000 -
London 0 17 £40,000 -27.27% 1
North of England -2 17 £45,000 +42.86% 2
South West +4 15 £45,000 +50.00% 2
North West -9 15 £45,000 +16.88% 2
West Midlands +18 9 £45,000 - 1
South East +13 9 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Yorkshire +30 1 £40,000 -
North East -6 1 £37,500 +21.95%
Bluetooth
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 127 (73.41%) C
2 106 (61.27%) Wireless
3 90 (52.02%) Embedded C
4 80 (46.24%) C++
5 79 (45.66%) Wi-Fi
5 79 (45.66%) Software Engineering
6 61 (35.26%) Python
7 56 (32.37%) Degree
8 49 (28.32%) Telecoms
9 48 (27.75%) Electronics
10 47 (27.17%) Android
11 46 (26.59%) Embedded Systems
12 43 (24.86%) Embedded Software Development
12 43 (24.86%) C#
13 39 (22.54%) Firmware
14 36 (20.81%) Java
15 35 (20.23%) Linux
16 29 (16.76%) Signal Processing
17 26 (15.03%) Embedded C++
17 26 (15.03%) Apple iOS
18 20 (11.56%) Windows
19 18 (10.40%) Test Automation
19 18 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (8.67%) MATLAB
20 15 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (8.67%) TDD
21 14 (8.09%) ZigBee
21 14 (8.09%) EMV
22 13 (7.51%) Finance
23 12 (6.94%) Assembly Language

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (0.58%) CMS
1 1 (0.58%) Drupal
1 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.62%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.58%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.89%) GitHub
2 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (61.27%) Wireless
2 79 (45.66%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (8.09%) ZigBee
4 12 (6.94%) Ethernet
5 10 (5.78%) 802.11
5 10 (5.78%) NFC
6 9 (5.20%) GPRS
7 8 (4.62%) RS-232
8 7 (4.05%) GSM
8 7 (4.05%) UMTS
9 6 (3.47%) RFID
10 5 (2.89%) 3G
10 5 (2.89%) 4G
10 5 (2.89%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.31%) Internet
12 2 (1.16%) 2G
12 2 (1.16%) HTTP
12 2 (1.16%) LAN
12 2 (1.16%) Network Security
12 2 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Subversion
2 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.31%) Hudson
2 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.73%) Android Studio
3 3 (1.73%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.73%) Gradle
3 3 (1.73%) IntelliJ
3 3 (1.73%) Maven
3 3 (1.73%) Xcode
4 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 49 (28.32%) Telecoms
2 48 (27.75%) Electronics
3 13 (7.51%) Finance
4 9 (5.20%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.05%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 2 (1.16%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Games
7 2 (1.16%) Military
7 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (53.76%) Embedded Engineer
2 57 (32.95%) Software Engineer
3 45 (26.01%) Embedded C Engineer
4 42 (24.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (15.61%) Developer
6 23 (13.29%) C Software Engineer
7 22 (12.72%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (11.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 18 (10.40%) C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (10.40%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 18 (10.40%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (9.83%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 17 (9.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (9.83%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 17 (9.83%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (9.25%) Test Engineer
12 14 (8.09%) Firmware Engineer
13 13 (7.51%) Systems Test Engineer
14 12 (6.94%) Embedded Developer
15 11 (6.36%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.78%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.62%) JNI
2 8 (4.62%) QML
2 8 (4.62%) Qt
3 5 (2.89%) Middleware
4 4 (2.31%) .NET
4 4 (2.31%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.31%) HTML
4 4 (2.31%) iOS SDK
5 3 (1.73%) Android SDK
5 3 (1.73%) CSS
5 3 (1.73%) React
5 3 (1.73%) React Native
5 3 (1.73%) REST
5 3 (1.73%) UIKit
6 2 (1.16%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.16%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (1.16%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.16%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (26.59%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.09%) EMV
4 10 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.05%) Smartcard
7 6 (3.47%) CAN bus
7 6 (3.47%) EPoS
8 5 (2.89%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.31%) Contactless
9 4 (2.31%) Home Automation
10 3 (1.73%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.73%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.73%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.73%) iPhone
10 3 (1.73%) User Experience
11 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.17%) Android
2 35 (20.23%) Linux
3 26 (15.03%) Apple iOS
4 20 (11.56%) Windows
5 7 (4.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.66%) Software Engineering
2 43 (24.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 29 (16.76%) Signal Processing
4 18 (10.40%) Test Automation
5 15 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.67%) TDD
6 12 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 11 (6.36%) Android Development
7 11 (6.36%) Validation
8 10 (5.78%) Test Scripting
9 9 (5.20%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.20%) Mathematics
9 9 (5.20%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (5.20%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.62%) CAD
10 8 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.62%) SDLC
10 8 (4.62%) Software Architecture
10 8 (4.62%) Telematics
11 7 (4.05%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 127 (73.41%) C
2 90 (52.02%) Embedded C
3 80 (46.24%) C++
4 61 (35.26%) Python
5 43 (24.86%) C#
6 36 (20.81%) Java
7 26 (15.03%) Embedded C++
8 15 (8.67%) MATLAB
9 12 (6.94%) Assembly Language
10 8 (4.62%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.47%) ANSI C
12 4 (2.31%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.31%) SQL
12 4 (2.31%) XAML
13 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.16%) Perl
14 2 (1.16%) PHP
15 1 (0.58%) Lua
15 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (32.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (3.47%) HND
4 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.73%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.58%) MCSA
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) ISO 13485
2 3 (1.73%) MISRA
3 2 (1.16%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.58%) DO-254
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (22.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (5.78%) Xamarin
2 8 (4.62%) EMC
3 5 (2.89%) Atmel
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.58%) Apple
5 1 (0.58%) Avaya
5 1 (0.58%) BT
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Perforce
5 1 (0.58%) QNX
5 1 (0.58%) SAP