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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
England / East of England
Rank 181 224 205
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 61 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 9.28% 5.15% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 39
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,400 £67,500
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 East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
657 971 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.98% 13.00% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 498 762 810
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,225
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +38 48 £55,000 +18.91% 12
Hertfordshire +20 13 £48,750 -12.94% 1
Essex +16 4 - -
Suffolk +3 4 £50,000 +132.55%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 64 (60.95%) C
2 40 (38.10%) Degree
3 39 (37.14%) C++
4 38 (36.19%) Python
5 34 (32.38%) Linux
6 32 (30.48%) Electronics
7 29 (27.62%) Wireless
7 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (24.76%) Mathematics
9 25 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 21 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
11 19 (18.10%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (17.14%) Embedded C
13 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
14 16 (15.24%) Perl
15 15 (14.29%) Bluetooth
16 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
17 13 (12.38%) Jenkins
18 12 (11.43%) Validation
18 12 (11.43%) Device Driver
18 12 (11.43%) TCP/IP
18 12 (11.43%) Assembly Language
18 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
19 11 (10.48%) Test Scripting
19 11 (10.48%) Digital Signal Processing
19 11 (10.48%) Signal Processing
19 11 (10.48%) Algorithms
19 11 (10.48%) MATLAB
19 11 (10.48%) Simulink
19 11 (10.48%) Scrum

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 (1.90%) Apache
1 2 (1.90%) nginx
1 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Simulink
2 8 (7.62%) GNU Octave
3 6 (5.71%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.62%) Wireless
2 19 (18.10%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (14.29%) Bluetooth
4 12 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 8 (7.62%) CDMA
6 8 (7.62%) Software-Defined Radio
6 8 (7.62%) TDMA
7 5 (4.76%) HTTP
8 4 (3.81%) ZigBee
9 3 (2.86%) Internet
9 3 (2.86%) SSL
10 2 (1.90%) 3G
10 2 (1.90%) LTE
11 1 (0.95%) 4G
11 1 (0.95%) 802.15
11 1 (0.95%) GSM
11 1 (0.95%) LAN
11 1 (0.95%) MPLS
11 1 (0.95%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) DB2
2 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.90%) MySQL
3 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.90%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (30.48%) Electronics
2 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
5 1 (0.95%) Military
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (38.10%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (25.71%) Firmware Engineer
3 23 (21.90%) Software Engineer
4 19 (18.10%) Development Engineer
5 17 (16.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (13.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 13 (12.38%) Test Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) Systems Test Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) Test Development Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Design Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Graduate
9 10 (9.52%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) FPGA Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Developer
13 4 (3.81%) C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) POSIX
2 5 (4.76%) Middleware
3 4 (3.81%) Yocto
4 3 (2.86%) CSS
4 3 (2.86%) HTML
5 2 (1.90%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.90%) REST
5 2 (1.90%) SOAP
5 2 (1.90%) UDDI
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.90%) XML
5 2 (1.90%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.90%) XSLT
6 1 (0.95%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.95%) Ajax
6 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.43%) Device Driver
4 11 (10.48%) Algorithms
5 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (7.62%) Verilog
7 6 (5.71%) iSeries
8 3 (2.86%) CUDA
8 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.86%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.90%) DataPower
10 1 (0.95%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.95%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.38%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.76%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.90%) AIX
5 2 (1.90%) Android
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.95%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) Mathematics
3 25 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
5 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 12 (11.43%) Validation
6 11 (10.48%) Digital Signal Processing
6 11 (10.48%) Scrum
6 11 (10.48%) Signal Processing
6 11 (10.48%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 10 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
8 9 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.57%) Physics
9 8 (7.62%) ITIL
10 7 (6.67%) Computer Architecture
10 7 (6.67%) FPGA Design
11 6 (5.71%) Change Management
11 6 (5.71%) Performance Management
12 5 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.95%) C
2 39 (37.14%) C++
3 38 (36.19%) Python
4 18 (17.14%) Embedded C
5 16 (15.24%) Perl
6 12 (11.43%) Assembly Language
7 11 (10.48%) MATLAB
8 8 (7.62%) SQL
9 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.76%) C#
10 5 (4.76%) Java
11 3 (2.86%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.90%) Tcl
12 2 (1.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (38.10%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) PhD
3 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.90%) HNC
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) IEC 61508
1 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.90%) ISO13485
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) KVM
1 2 (1.90%) QEMU
1 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.90%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Xilinx
2 4 (3.81%) Intel
3 3 (2.86%) Atmel
3 3 (2.86%) Cadence
3 3 (2.86%) EMC
4 2 (1.90%) IBM
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.90%) VMware
5 1 (0.95%) Draytek
5 1 (0.95%) Xamarin
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