The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 109 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.35% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 5.17% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Median salary £55,000 £49,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +86.79%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
142 116 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.50% 11.10% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 104 80 63
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucester -1 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 11 (61.11%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (27.78%) Xilinx
5 5 (27.78%) Mentor Graphics
5 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
5 5 (27.78%) VHDL
5 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
5 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Android
5 5 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Electronics
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Validation
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
7 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (11.11%) ELK Stack
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.11%) Security Operations

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
2 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) RS-232
4 1 (5.56%) RS-485
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) FPGA Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Research Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Hardware Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ELK Stack
2 2 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
1 5 (27.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (27.78%) VHDL
2 2 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 2 (11.11%) Kibana
1 2 (11.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Mentor Graphics
1 5 (27.78%) Xilinx
2 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) Hortonworks
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Intel
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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