The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 81 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.69% 0.50% -
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 3.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Firmware
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 132 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.62% 13.27% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 77
Median salary £49,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Bedfordshire region.

Firmware Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +9 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Electronics
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) PhD
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Physics
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Yocto
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (20.00%) QEMU
3 2 (20.00%) KVM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Intel
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
3 2 (20.00%) nginx

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
1 8 (80.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) QEMU
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Intel
1 2 (20.00%) VMware