Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 526 535 581
Rank change year-on-year +9 +46 +30
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 25 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.079% 0.033% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.17% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 39
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.74% +43.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,300 £26,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.82% - -5.56%

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 5,398 6,013 8,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.03% 20.04% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,147 4,853 6,951
South East median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% -1.73% +4.22%
10th Percentile £24,150 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,350 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +7 12 £45,000 -12.20% 4
Hampshire -21 10 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Berkshire +2 5 £30,000 -41.46% 2
West Sussex +7 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -2 3 £55,000 - 2
Bluetooth
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (72.00%) Wireless
2 16 (64.00%) C
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) 3GPP
4 13 (52.00%) Embedded C
4 13 (52.00%) Firmware
5 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (48.00%) ZigBee
5 12 (48.00%) Android
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Smart Meter
5 12 (48.00%) MISRA
5 12 (48.00%) Smart Energy
5 12 (48.00%) Secure Coding
6 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (36.00%) Degree
8 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
9 7 (28.00%) Java
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) Project Management
10 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) ITSM
11 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
11 5 (20.00%) Service Management
11 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.00%) Citrix
11 5 (20.00%) Apple
11 5 (20.00%) MS Visio

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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Wireless
2 13 (52.00%) 3GPP
3 12 (48.00%) ZigBee
4 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) Skype
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.00%) WLAN
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 3 (12.00%) WPA2
7 1 (4.00%) 5G
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (12.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (12.00%) Gradle
1 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (20.00%) IT Technician
3 5 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Smart Energy Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (12.00%) iOS SDK
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) React
1 3 (12.00%) React Native
1 3 (12.00%) UIKit
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Dagger
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Smart Energy
1 12 (48.00%) Smart Meter
2 5 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
4 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (12.00%) iPhone
4 3 (12.00%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (8.00%) iPad
6 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (4.00%) Home Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
2 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (48.00%) Secure Coding
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.00%) ITSM
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Android Development
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
6 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C
2 13 (52.00%) Embedded C
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (12.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.00%) Kotlin
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Firmware
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Apple
1 5 (20.00%) Citrix
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.00%) Atmel
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco