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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 102 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.58% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 4.58% 2.20% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £41,250 £44,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
131 91 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.73% 10.25% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 108 81 119
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
Tewkesbury - 2 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £32,500 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (33.33%) Xilinx
3 4 (33.33%) VHDL
4 3 (25.00%) Tcl
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Altera
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
5 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database

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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Research Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (33.33%) VHDL
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Code Coverage
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Tcl
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 3 (25.00%) Altera
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Actel
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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