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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 98 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 0.70% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 5.81% 7.00% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £42,500 £44,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £62,000
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
155 100 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.19% 10.06% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 119 85 108
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Tewkesbury - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester -11 2 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Cheltenham - 1 £32,500 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 9 (60.00%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (26.67%) VHDL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
4 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Altera
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Tcl
6 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL

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 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) RS-232
3 1 (6.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Research Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (26.67%) VHDL
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Tcl
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
2 3 (20.00%) Altera
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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