Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 493 534 585
Rank change year-on-year +41 +51 +37
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 51 8 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.027% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.14% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 6 41
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,200 £29,125 £33,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £72,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%

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 5,041 5,586 8,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.54% 18.82% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,944 4,504 6,647
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +22 31 £42,500 -20.93% 6
Berkshire +17 26 £37,000 -31.16% 2
Hampshire - 18 £50,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -11 3 £55,000 - 4
Surrey +14 1 £75,000 -11.76%
West Sussex -3 1 - -
Bluetooth
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 37 (72.55%) Wireless
2 29 (56.86%) Wi-Fi
3 24 (47.06%) Firmware
4 23 (45.10%) Degree
5 22 (43.14%) C
6 20 (39.22%) Windows
7 19 (37.25%) ZigBee
7 19 (37.25%) Android
8 18 (35.29%) Electronics
9 16 (31.37%) Apple iOS
10 15 (29.41%) Embedded C
11 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
12 13 (25.49%) 3GPP
12 13 (25.49%) WLAN
12 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
12 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (23.53%) Asset Management
13 12 (23.53%) Skype for Business
13 12 (23.53%) Smart Meter
13 12 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
13 12 (23.53%) MS Visio
13 12 (23.53%) LAN
13 12 (23.53%) Citrix
13 12 (23.53%) VPN
13 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
13 12 (23.53%) Smart Energy
13 12 (23.53%) Secure Coding

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 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 12 (23.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (23.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (72.55%) Wireless
2 29 (56.86%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (37.25%) ZigBee
4 13 (25.49%) 3GPP
4 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
4 13 (25.49%) WLAN
5 12 (23.53%) LAN
5 12 (23.53%) VPN
6 9 (17.65%) Skype
6 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 8 (15.69%) RS-232
8 6 (11.76%) GSM
8 6 (11.76%) Internet
8 6 (11.76%) LTE
9 5 (9.80%) 3G
9 5 (9.80%) 4G
9 5 (9.80%) GPRS
10 2 (3.92%) WPA2
11 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.96%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
1 8 (15.69%) Subversion
2 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.80%) Xcode
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (35.29%) Electronics
2 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.80%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Multimedia
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Finance
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) IT Support
1 12 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
1 12 (23.53%) IT Technician
1 12 (23.53%) Support Technician
2 11 (21.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Hardware Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Junior
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Junior C# Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Wireless Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Junior Embedded Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Junior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
2 8 (15.69%) WinForms
2 8 (15.69%) WPF
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.92%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) React
5 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Smart Energy
1 12 (23.53%) Smart Meter
1 12 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (15.69%) CAN bus
2 8 (15.69%) Robotics
3 7 (13.73%) Internet of Things
4 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.80%) iPhone
5 5 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.92%) iPad
8 1 (1.96%) Acoustics
8 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.96%) Smart Home
8 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Android
3 16 (31.37%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 6 (11.76%) Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Asset Management
2 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (23.53%) Secure Coding
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
4 10 (19.61%) Android Development
4 10 (19.61%) Power Management
5 9 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (15.69%) iOS Development
6 8 (15.69%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
6 8 (15.69%) ITSM
6 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
6 8 (15.69%) Service Management
7 7 (13.73%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) CAD
8 6 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) C
2 15 (29.41%) Embedded C
3 9 (17.65%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) C++
4 5 (9.80%) XAML
5 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.92%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) MISRA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Firmware
2 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Citrix
3 8 (15.69%) Assembla
4 5 (9.80%) Apple
5 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.88%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) Capita
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Siemens
7 1 (1.96%) Twitter
7 1 (1.96%) Xamarin