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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 88 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.43% 1.45% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 11.02% 8.20% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 9
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
127 183 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.00% 17.73% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 107 137 77
Median salary £37,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,050 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +6 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cheltenham - 2 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury +1 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (60.00%) C
2 13 (43.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Network Security
3 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (36.67%) VHDL
4 11 (36.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) Electronics
6 7 (23.33%) EMC
6 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (20.00%) Big Data
7 6 (20.00%) Hortonworks
7 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (20.00%) CentOS
7 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.00%) Physics
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco
7 6 (20.00%) LAN
7 6 (20.00%) WAN
7 6 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (20.00%) JBoss
7 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (20.00%) MS Office

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 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (20.00%) JBoss
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
1 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Network Security
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) SAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
6 1 (3.33%) RS-232
6 1 (3.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
1 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (26.67%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Developer
1 6 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) FPGA Developer
1 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Hardware Tester
3 2 (6.67%) Security Tester
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) ELK Stack
1 6 (20.00%) Kafka
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 11 (36.67%) VHDL
2 6 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Physics
2 6 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 5 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.67%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) CentOS
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
3 6 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 6 (20.00%) Kibana
1 6 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) EMC
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) Dell
2 6 (20.00%) Hortonworks
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) Intel
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 5 (16.67%) Xilinx
4 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
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