The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 129 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.099% -
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
177 223 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.81% 11.05% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 161 163 132
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bristol

Firmware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C/C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Android Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PCB Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++