The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 104 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 8.97% 3.95% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 9
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £41,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
145 228 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.29% 9.82% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 107 165 166
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Buckingham - 6 £36,000 -
Milton Keynes +24 5 £37,500 -14.77%
High Wycombe +9 2 £47,500 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 21 (84.00%) C
1 21 (84.00%) Electronics
2 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) EMC
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) Assembly Language
7 8 (32.00%) RFID
7 8 (32.00%) RS-232
7 8 (32.00%) RS-485
8 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (20.00%) Subversion
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.00%) Mechatronics
10 4 (16.00%) Automotive
10 4 (16.00%) Python
10 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
11 3 (12.00%) GSM
11 3 (12.00%) B2B
11 3 (12.00%) B2C
11 3 (12.00%) Linux
11 3 (12.00%) UML
11 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (12.00%) Process Management
12 2 (8.00%) Raspberry Pi

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) RFID
2 8 (32.00%) RS-232
2 8 (32.00%) RS-485
3 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (12.00%) GSM
5 2 (8.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (84.00%) Electronics
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) C Software Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Assembler Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco Field Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Mechatronics
4 2 (8.00%) Arduino
4 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (8.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (12.00%) B2B
3 3 (12.00%) B2C
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Process Management
3 3 (12.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (36.00%) Assembly Language
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Dell
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) NetApp
2 2 (8.00%) Nortel
2 2 (8.00%) Sun