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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 88 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.40% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 5.68% 6.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £41,250 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
88 79 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.92% 6.37% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 70
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 21 February 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firmware
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) 4G
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (50.00%) 5G
2 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) ASIC
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) 4G
1 3 (50.00%) 5G
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) ASIC
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python