Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 221 243
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.054% 0.057% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 678 643 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.26% 12.18% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 461 399 478
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,450 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in Scotland

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Bluetooth in Scotland

Bluetooth
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Edinburgh -22 2 £46,250 +8.82%
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Bluetooth
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) DECT
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) DECT
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C