The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 210 206 246
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 43 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.92% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 7.11% 7.42% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 27
Median salary £45,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.59% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
Firmware
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 East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
605 889 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.49% 12.34% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 492 724 837
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the East of England

Firmware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Cambridgeshire -1 16 £47,500 - 15
Hertfordshire +12 13 £50,000 +14.94%
Essex +14 11 £37,500 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +1 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Suffolk -17 3 £50,000 +143.90%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 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 East of England region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 54 (57.45%) C
2 41 (43.62%) C++
3 37 (39.36%) Degree
4 32 (34.04%) Linux
4 32 (34.04%) Electronics
5 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
6 21 (22.34%) Python
7 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (18.09%) Embedded C
9 16 (17.02%) Assembly Language
9 16 (17.02%) Wireless
10 15 (15.96%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
10 15 (15.96%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (14.89%) Validation
12 13 (13.83%) Scrum
13 12 (12.77%) Device Driver
13 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management
13 12 (12.77%) ITIL
14 11 (11.70%) C#
14 11 (11.70%) Verilog
14 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
15 10 (10.64%) Physics
15 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
15 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
15 10 (10.64%) Digital Signal Processing
15 10 (10.64%) Signal Processing
15 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
15 10 (10.64%) SQL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.13%) Apache
1 2 (2.13%) nginx
1 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Simulink
2 7 (7.45%) GNU Octave
3 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.13%) OrCAD
4 2 (2.13%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.02%) Wireless
2 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (7.45%) CDMA
4 7 (7.45%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (7.45%) TDMA
5 6 (6.38%) Bluetooth
6 5 (5.32%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.26%) NAS
7 4 (4.26%) SAN
8 3 (3.19%) HTTP
8 3 (3.19%) SSL
8 3 (3.19%) WLAN
9 2 (2.13%) LAN
9 2 (2.13%) WAN
10 1 (1.06%) ADSL
10 1 (1.06%) Broadband
10 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) DB2
2 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (34.04%) Electronics
2 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Military
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 28 (29.79%) Firmware Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) Software Engineer
4 17 (18.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (13.83%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) Development Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) Electronics Engineer
7 10 (10.64%) Design Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Graduate
9 7 (7.45%) FPGA Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Wireless Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Systems Test Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) Yocto
2 5 (5.32%) Middleware
3 2 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (2.13%) SOAP
3 2 (2.13%) UDDI
3 2 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.13%) XML
3 2 (2.13%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.13%) XSLT
4 1 (1.06%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.06%) Ajax
4 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.06%) CSS
4 1 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (12.77%) Device Driver
3 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.70%) Verilog
4 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.64%) Physics
5 8 (8.51%) iSeries
6 7 (7.45%) Algorithms
6 7 (7.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
7 6 (6.38%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.26%) Clustering
8 4 (4.26%) CMDB
8 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.26%) Replication
8 4 (4.26%) VHDL
9 3 (3.19%) CUDA
10 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.13%) DataPower
11 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 15 (15.96%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 7 (7.45%) VxWorks
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
2 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.89%) Validation
4 13 (13.83%) Scrum
5 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management
5 12 (12.77%) ITIL
6 10 (10.64%) Digital Signal Processing
6 10 (10.64%) Signal Processing
7 8 (8.51%) Change Control
7 8 (8.51%) Open Source
7 8 (8.51%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.38%) Change Management
8 6 (6.38%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.32%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.32%) Time Management
10 4 (4.26%) Application Packaging
10 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.26%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (57.45%) C
2 41 (43.62%) C++
3 21 (22.34%) Python
4 17 (18.09%) Embedded C
5 16 (17.02%) Assembly Language
6 11 (11.70%) C#
7 10 (10.64%) MATLAB
7 10 (10.64%) SQL
8 9 (9.57%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.45%) Java
10 6 (6.38%) Perl
11 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.26%) Tcl
12 2 (2.13%) XPath
13 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (39.36%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) PhD
3 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) CCNP
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.06%) MISRA
2 1 (1.06%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) KVM
3 2 (2.13%) QEMU
3 2 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
1 4 (4.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Xilinx
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) VMware
3 5 (5.32%) Intel
4 4 (4.26%) CommVault
4 4 (4.26%) HP
4 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
4 4 (4.26%) NetApp
4 4 (4.26%) WatchGuard
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) Atmel
6 1 (1.06%) Brocade
6 1 (1.06%) Cadence
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Draytek
6 1 (1.06%) EMC
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
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