The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the England 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
UK / England
Rank 480 600 604
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 373 335 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 2.90% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 279 303 265
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9632 11547 12676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.24% 12.25% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8021 9843 10773
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firmware
Salary Trend in England

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

Firmware Salary Trend in England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram in England

Firmware
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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
South East +55 94 £42,500 -5.55% 14
East of England +35 59 £50,000 +17.64% 16
North West +23 56 £37,500 -6.25% 7
South West +48 44 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire +25 37 £40,000 -1.84% 4
West Midlands +50 36 £40,000 +23.07% 5
London +26 28 £47,500 -9.52% 4
East Midlands -23 17 £43,000 +7.50% 3
North East -3 2 £43,750 +32.57% 5
Firmware
UK

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 356 (47.91%) C
2 259 (34.86%) C++
3 236 (31.76%) Linux
4 231 (31.09%) Electronics
5 212 (28.53%) Software Engineering
6 198 (26.65%) Degree
7 165 (22.21%) Embedded C
8 150 (20.19%) Windows
9 134 (18.03%) Microsoft
10 125 (16.82%) Wireless
11 111 (14.94%) Ethernet
12 108 (14.54%) Firewall
13 107 (14.40%) TCP/IP
13 107 (14.40%) Python
14 104 (14.00%) C#
14 104 (14.00%) Active Directory
15 88 (11.84%) SQL
15 88 (11.84%) Data Centre
16 85 (11.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 83 (11.17%) Bluetooth
17 83 (11.17%) DNS
18 82 (11.04%) MS Excel
18 82 (11.04%) VMware
19 81 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
20 80 (10.77%) Embedded C++
21 76 (10.23%) Unix
22 74 (9.96%) Red Hat
23 73 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
24 70 (9.42%) Embedded Systems
25 68 (9.15%) Validation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in 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 42 (5.65%) IIS
2 33 (4.44%) Apache
3 32 (4.31%) Skype for Business
4 19 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.02%) nginx
7 9 (1.21%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.81%) CMS
9 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.48%) Simulink
3 8 (1.08%) GNU Octave
4 7 (0.94%) MS Office
5 6 (0.81%) OrCAD
6 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.13%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.35%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.40%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.96%) Office 365
3 20 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.88%) IaaS
4 14 (1.88%) PaaS
5 7 (0.94%) SaaS
6 5 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.67%) GitHub
7 3 (0.40%) Heroku
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 125 (16.82%) Wireless
2 111 (14.94%) Ethernet
3 108 (14.54%) Firewall
4 107 (14.40%) TCP/IP
5 83 (11.17%) Bluetooth
5 83 (11.17%) DNS
6 66 (8.88%) Internet
7 64 (8.61%) RS-485
8 60 (8.08%) RS-232
9 58 (7.81%) SSL
10 57 (7.67%) Wi-Fi
11 48 (6.46%) ZigBee
12 43 (5.79%) DHCP
12 43 (5.79%) SAN
13 40 (5.38%) VPN
14 39 (5.25%) Network Security
15 31 (4.17%) GPRS
16 26 (3.50%) GSM
17 22 (2.96%) MPLS
18 19 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.46%) MySQL
2 33 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 28 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 25 (3.36%) DB2
5 22 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 11 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.54%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.54%) OLAP
8 4 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.27%) KDB
9 2 (0.27%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 29 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 19 (2.56%) Subversion
4 18 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.94%) JIRA
6 5 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.54%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.40%) Bundler
8 3 (0.40%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.13%) C++Builder
9 1 (0.13%) CANoe
9 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.13%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.13%) Qt Creator
General
1 231 (31.09%) Electronics
2 38 (5.11%) Manufacturing
3 37 (4.98%) Publishing
4 30 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.69%) Finance
6 17 (2.29%) Legal
7 16 (2.15%) Automotive
8 15 (2.02%) Banking
9 11 (1.48%) Military
10 10 (1.35%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.94%) Law
11 7 (0.94%) Retail
12 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Marketing
14 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (24.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 151 (20.32%) Software Engineer
3 147 (19.78%) Firmware Engineer
4 127 (17.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 85 (11.44%) Developer
6 64 (8.61%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 49 (6.59%) Electronics Engineer
8 46 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 46 (6.19%) Technical Specialist
9 42 (5.65%) Hardware Engineer
9 42 (5.65%) Network Engineer
9 42 (5.65%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 37 (4.98%) Embedded C Engineer
11 34 (4.58%) C Software Engineer
12 33 (4.44%) Development Engineer
13 32 (4.31%) Senior Developer
14 31 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
14 31 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 31 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
15 29 (3.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.59%) HTML
2 46 (6.19%) .NET
3 32 (4.31%) Web Services
4 24 (3.23%) Qt
5 22 (2.96%) OpenCL
6 20 (2.69%) CSS
7 15 (2.02%) jQuery
8 13 (1.75%) HTML5
8 13 (1.75%) XML
9 11 (1.48%) RESTful
10 10 (1.35%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.21%) 802.1X
12 8 (1.08%) ASP.NET
13 7 (0.94%) POSIX
14 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.81%) Middleware
14 6 (0.81%) REST
15 5 (0.67%) JSON
16 4 (0.54%) AngularJS
16 4 (0.54%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.84%) Data Centre
2 85 (11.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 70 (9.42%) Embedded Systems
4 66 (8.88%) Computer Science
5 55 (7.40%) VHDL
6 50 (6.73%) Internet of Things
7 43 (5.79%) Algorithms
8 38 (5.11%) CMDB
9 34 (4.58%) Device Driver
10 32 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (3.90%) Verilog
12 27 (3.63%) Mobile App
13 22 (2.96%) Clustering
14 21 (2.83%) Driving Licence
15 19 (2.56%) Home Automation
16 16 (2.15%) CAN bus
17 14 (1.88%) Management Information System
18 8 (1.08%) ASIC
18 8 (1.08%) Fintech
19 7 (0.94%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 236 (31.76%) Linux
2 150 (20.19%) Windows
3 76 (10.23%) Unix
4 45 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.77%) Embedded Linux
6 25 (3.36%) Android
6 25 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.96%) Solaris
8 20 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.15%) Windows 10
10 13 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.21%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.54%) ThreadX
13 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.40%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (28.53%) Software Engineering
2 81 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 68 (9.15%) Validation
5 63 (8.48%) Mentoring
6 62 (8.34%) ITIL
7 60 (8.08%) Mathematics
8 55 (7.40%) Presales
9 50 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 44 (5.92%) Prototyping
12 41 (5.52%) Kalman Filter
13 40 (5.38%) Line Management
13 40 (5.38%) Scrum
14 38 (5.11%) TDD
15 35 (4.71%) Configuration Management
15 35 (4.71%) Embedded Software Development
15 35 (4.71%) Physics
16 34 (4.58%) SDLC
17 33 (4.44%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 356 (47.91%) C
2 259 (34.86%) C++
3 165 (22.21%) Embedded C
4 107 (14.40%) Python
5 104 (14.00%) C#
6 88 (11.84%) SQL
7 80 (10.77%) Embedded C++
8 42 (5.65%) Java
9 36 (4.85%) JavaScript
9 36 (4.85%) PHP
10 32 (4.31%) Perl
11 31 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 25 (3.36%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.42%) VB
14 16 (2.15%) ANSI C
15 15 (2.02%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.88%) Assembly Language
17 12 (1.62%) Tcl
18 11 (1.48%) Bash Shell
19 9 (1.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 198 (26.65%) Degree
2 55 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (6.73%) Security Cleared
4 45 (6.06%) CCNP
5 39 (5.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 38 (5.11%) LPIC
7 32 (4.31%) CCNA
8 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.35%) HNC
9 10 (1.35%) MCSE
10 9 (1.21%) MCP
10 9 (1.21%) PhD
11 8 (1.08%) HND
11 8 (1.08%) MCSA
11 8 (1.08%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.81%) CCDP
12 6 (0.81%) CCSE
12 6 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
13 5 (0.67%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 32 (4.31%) ISO 9001
3 29 (3.90%) ISO 14001
4 22 (2.96%) SLA
5 16 (2.15%) JTAG
6 12 (1.62%) QA
7 9 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.54%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.54%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.27%) ISO26262
10 2 (0.27%) MISRA
11 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 104 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 68 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (8.21%) Hyper-V
4 29 (3.90%) Samba
5 21 (2.83%) iptables
6 19 (2.56%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 11 (1.48%) Terminal Services
7 11 (1.48%) vSphere
8 10 (1.35%) Squid
9 7 (0.94%) XenApp
10 4 (0.54%) Docker
10 4 (0.54%) vCloud
10 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.40%) KVM
11 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.40%) Xen
12 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.27%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.27%) QEMU
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (7.94%) SCCM
2 56 (7.54%) NetBackup
3 41 (5.52%) SCOM
4 37 (4.98%) Backup Exec
5 22 (2.96%) Nagios
6 19 (2.56%) Cacti
6 19 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
6 19 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 19 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
7 17 (2.29%) SCSM
8 6 (0.81%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.81%) WSUS
9 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.54%) Puppet
10 3 (0.40%) Kibana
11 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.13%) Ansible
12 1 (0.13%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.13%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 134 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 82 (11.04%) VMware
3 74 (9.96%) Red Hat
4 66 (8.88%) Cisco
5 62 (8.34%) HP
6 58 (7.81%) Citrix
7 50 (6.73%) EMC
8 48 (6.46%) IBM
9 27 (3.63%) CheckPoint
9 27 (3.63%) Oracle
9 27 (3.63%) Xilinx
10 26 (3.50%) Sun
11 25 (3.36%) NetApp
12 23 (3.10%) 3PAR
13 21 (2.83%) F5
14 19 (2.56%) Dell
15 17 (2.29%) Juniper
16 16 (2.15%) Atmel
16 16 (2.15%) Palo Alto
17 13 (1.75%) Avaya
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Shares, Bonus, + More!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ringwood
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum c£35k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi working
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Bluetownonline
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£80k DoE + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £59,999 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Ringwood
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Peterlee, County Durham
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago