The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 87 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% - 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 92 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.78% 7.14% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 58
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Firmware
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 7 (53.85%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Verilog
4 3 (23.08%) Electronics
4 3 (23.08%) Device Driver
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Xilinx
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) RS-232
4 3 (23.08%) RS-485
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Back Office

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) RS-232
1 3 (23.08%) RS-485
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DSP Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Radar Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Radar Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (30.77%) Verilog
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) ASIC
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Xilinx
2 1 (7.69%) Actel
2 1 (7.69%) Altera
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware