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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 53 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.09% 0.13% -
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
72 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.11% 10.33% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 61
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Device Driver
3 9 (39.13%) Samba
3 9 (39.13%) Electronics
3 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 9 (39.13%) HTTP
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) SSL
3 9 (39.13%) Squid
3 9 (39.13%) nginx
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) SDLC
3 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
3 9 (39.13%) Device Driver Development
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Bluetooth
5 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
5 7 (30.43%) C++
5 7 (30.43%) RS-232
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Development
8 4 (17.39%) Yocto
8 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell

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 9 (39.13%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DHCP
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) HTTP
1 9 (39.13%) SSL
2 7 (30.43%) Bluetooth
2 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
2 7 (30.43%) RS-232
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Python Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Python Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Electrical Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Device Driver Development
1 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
1 9 (39.13%) Open Source
1 9 (39.13%) SDLC
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Development
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 4 (17.39%) Physics
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
6 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) C
6 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Samba
1 9 (39.13%) Squid