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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 91 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.068% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 5.65% 0.80% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
124 125 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.21% 8.48% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 87
Median salary £38,670 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.48% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Ethernet
3 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) SLA
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) CCNP
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) BGP
5 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (22.22%) Verilog
6 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
6 3 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) OOD
6 3 (16.67%) Windows

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 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Ethernet
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) BGP
3 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (11.11%) HTTP
4 2 (11.11%) RS-232
4 2 (11.11%) RS-485
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) UI Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (22.22%) Verilog
2 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) ASIC
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Delphi
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
4 1 (5.56%) Actel
4 1 (5.56%) Altera
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