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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 739 875 875
Rank change year-on-year +136 0  
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 105 43 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.044% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 98 41 62
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -8.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12915 17124 18587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.10% 17.49% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10570 14299 14934
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
East of England +58 45 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire +52 26 £40,000 -1.84% 1
West Midlands +39 9 £40,000 -38.46%
South West +33 9 £45,000 -14.28% 2
North West - 7 £37,500 -
South East +51 5 £45,000 +5.88% 5
London +65 3 £41,250 -28.26% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
Bluetooth
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 155 (81.58%) C++
2 140 (73.68%) C
3 134 (70.53%) Wireless
4 128 (67.37%) Software Engineering
5 93 (48.95%) Wi-Fi
6 87 (45.79%) Degree
7 84 (44.21%) Firmware
8 78 (41.05%) Python
9 77 (40.53%) Electronics
10 61 (32.11%) Embedded C
11 57 (30.00%) ZigBee
12 56 (29.47%) Ethernet
13 54 (28.42%) Linux
14 50 (26.32%) Embedded C++
15 48 (25.26%) TCP/IP
16 47 (24.74%) Mathematics
17 45 (23.68%) Android
17 45 (23.68%) Telecoms
18 44 (23.16%) Java
18 44 (23.16%) Computer Science
18 44 (23.16%) RS-232
19 38 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
20 34 (17.89%) Perl
20 34 (17.89%) Windows
21 33 (17.37%) RS-485
22 32 (16.84%) MATLAB
23 31 (16.32%) Embedded Systems
24 27 (14.21%) C#
25 26 (13.68%) 802.1X
25 26 (13.68%) Validation

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:

Applications
1 4 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 134 (70.53%) Wireless
2 93 (48.95%) Wi-Fi
3 57 (30.00%) ZigBee
4 56 (29.47%) Ethernet
5 48 (25.26%) TCP/IP
6 44 (23.16%) RS-232
7 33 (17.37%) RS-485
8 24 (12.63%) GSM
9 22 (11.58%) GPRS
10 21 (11.05%) DVB
10 21 (11.05%) LTE
10 21 (11.05%) RS-422
11 17 (8.95%) 802.11
12 16 (8.42%) Internet
13 10 (5.26%) NFC
13 10 (5.26%) WLAN
14 9 (4.74%) 802.15
15 6 (3.16%) UMTS
15 6 (3.16%) VoIP
16 4 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.58%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.05%) MySQL
2 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (12.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.16%) Subversion
3 3 (1.58%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.05%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.53%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.53%) Calabash
5 1 (0.53%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 77 (40.53%) Electronics
2 45 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 24 (12.63%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.79%) Automotive
5 6 (3.16%) Finance
5 6 (3.16%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.05%) Military
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 112 (58.95%) Embedded Engineer
3 102 (53.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 46 (24.21%) Firmware Engineer
5 44 (23.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 43 (22.63%) C++ Software Engineer
7 42 (22.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 38 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 30 (15.79%) Embedded C Engineer
10 28 (14.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 27 (14.21%) C Software Engineer
11 27 (14.21%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 27 (14.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 27 (14.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 27 (14.21%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (9.47%) Senior Software Engineer
13 17 (8.95%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 16 (8.42%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (7.89%) Developer
15 15 (7.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.68%) 802.1X
2 17 (8.95%) Qt
3 11 (5.79%) Middleware
3 11 (5.79%) POSIX
4 9 (4.74%) HTML
5 7 (3.68%) REST
6 6 (3.16%) BREW
6 6 (3.16%) Flash
6 6 (3.16%) HTML5
6 6 (3.16%) J2ME
6 6 (3.16%) MFC
6 6 (3.16%) OpenAL
6 6 (3.16%) OpenCL
6 6 (3.16%) OpenGL
6 6 (3.16%) Qt Quick
6 6 (3.16%) Series 60
6 6 (3.16%) SVG
6 6 (3.16%) UIQ
7 5 (2.63%) jQuery
8 4 (2.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.16%) Computer Science
2 31 (16.32%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (11.05%) Home Automation
5 17 (8.95%) Device Driver
6 15 (7.89%) Internet of Things
6 15 (7.89%) Smartphone
7 13 (6.84%) Algorithms
8 12 (6.32%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (5.26%) Mobile App
10 7 (3.68%) Smart Home
10 7 (3.68%) User Experience
11 6 (3.16%) ASIC
11 6 (3.16%) iPhone
11 6 (3.16%) MPEG
11 6 (3.16%) SystemC
11 6 (3.16%) Verilog
12 3 (1.58%) iPad
13 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.42%) Linux
2 45 (23.68%) Android
3 34 (17.89%) Windows
4 20 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.74%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (3.68%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (3.16%) Unix
7 6 (3.16%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.16%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.53%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (67.37%) Software Engineering
2 47 (24.74%) Mathematics
3 38 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 26 (13.68%) Validation
5 24 (12.63%) Android Development
6 18 (9.47%) Mentoring
7 17 (8.95%) Cross-Platform Development
8 15 (7.89%) Digital Signal Processing
8 15 (7.89%) Signal Processing
9 14 (7.37%) SDLC
10 11 (5.79%) Computer Architecture
11 9 (4.74%) Mobile Development
11 9 (4.74%) Software Architecture
12 8 (4.21%) Device Driver Development
12 8 (4.21%) Project Management
12 8 (4.21%) UML
13 7 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (3.68%) OO
14 6 (3.16%) DRM
14 6 (3.16%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 155 (81.58%) C++
2 140 (73.68%) C
3 78 (41.05%) Python
4 61 (32.11%) Embedded C
5 50 (26.32%) Embedded C++
6 44 (23.16%) Java
7 34 (17.89%) Perl
8 32 (16.84%) MATLAB
9 27 (14.21%) C#
10 21 (11.05%) ANSI C
11 7 (3.68%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.16%) Assembly Language
13 5 (2.63%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.11%) Tcl
15 2 (1.05%) PHP
16 1 (0.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (45.79%) Degree
2 3 (1.58%) PhD
3 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) ISO13485
1 2 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 84 (44.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (6.84%) Atmel
2 10 (5.26%) EMC
3 8 (4.21%) Google
4 6 (3.16%) Intel
4 6 (3.16%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.16%) Symbian
5 2 (1.05%) Apple
5 2 (1.05%) Samsung
5 2 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.53%) Cadence
6 1 (0.53%) Foundry
6 1 (0.53%) Freescale
6 1 (0.53%) QNX
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £56,300 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
mkodo
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum plus Pension and company bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
West Sussex
Pearson Frank
Salary: £29000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago