Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 571 625
Rank change year-on-year +33 +54 +21
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 9 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.089% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 23
South East median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.44% -21.74% +43.75%
10th Percentile £44,375 £38,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5341 7454 8571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.31% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 5962 6966
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,200 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bluetooth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in the South East

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Bluetooth in the South East

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bluetooth in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Bluetooth in the South East

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Sussex - 4 £57,500 -
Thames Valley +42 2 £51,250 +2.50%
Berkshire +54 1 £60,000 +24.35%
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire -17 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £85,000 -
Bluetooth
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Atmel
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 3 (33.33%) GitHub
4 3 (33.33%) UIKit
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Xcode
4 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Gradle
4 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
4 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
4 3 (33.33%) React Native

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) 802.11
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MQTT
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN
3 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 3 (33.33%) React
1 3 (33.33%) React Native
1 3 (33.33%) UIKit
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Home Automation
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Gamification
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) UX Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Atmel
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) SAP