Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bluetooth
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 326 324
Rank change year-on-year +44 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Bluetooth 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.069% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.46% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,050 £37,970 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,700 £47,500 £51,550
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,505 1,538 1,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.48% 15.23% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 1,254 1,374
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Bluetooth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 6 months to 14 December 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
Warwickshire +36 4 £37,250 -17.22% 6
Coventry +13 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Bluetooth
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (25.00%) XAML
4 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) EMV
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Animation
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift

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 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) FlexRay
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) CocoaPods
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (25.00%) Core Animation
1 2 (25.00%) Core Data
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) Universal Windows Platform
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) CarPlay
2 1 (12.50%) ReactiveCocoa
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Animation
1 2 (25.00%) EMV
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Infotainment
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) XAML
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 1 (12.50%) IEC 62304
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 13485
1 1 (12.50%) MISRA
1 1 (12.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Google