The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 68 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 0.54% 1.97%
As % of the System Software category 13.04% 6.78% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 12
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 59 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.99% 7.98% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 88
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Firmware
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Coventry

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Electronics
4 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) C
5 6 (37.50%) C++
6 5 (31.25%) PhD
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
6 5 (31.25%) Physics
6 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Yocto
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Image Processing
7 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) SSL
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) HTTP
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Squid
8 3 (18.75%) Device Driver
8 3 (18.75%) Samba

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (18.75%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (56.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) C Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Firmware Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
1 5 (31.25%) Physics
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Samba
1 3 (18.75%) Squid