The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 243 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.033% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 796 890 885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.35% 14.61% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 623 707 790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Bluetooth in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bluetooth in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Bluetooth in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Coventry - 9 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +15 3 £45,000 - 2
Bluetooth
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (40.00%) Electronics
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Middleware
4 7 (35.00%) Firmware
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Mobile Development
5 6 (30.00%) RS-232
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) ZigBee
6 5 (25.00%) Android
6 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (15.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (30.00%) RS-232
2 6 (30.00%) Wireless
3 5 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (15.00%) Automotive
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) CMMI
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) SysML
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Process
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Green Hills
1 3 (15.00%) QNX
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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