The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 158 164 170
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.63% 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 4.27% 4.93% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 14
Median salary £37,500 £49,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% -18.33%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
468 426 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.68% 12.59% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 380 550
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £53,879
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Petersfield - 10 £37,500 -
Southampton +9 3 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Basingstoke -15 2 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Portsmouth - 2 £34,750 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 29 (80.56%) C
2 26 (72.22%) C++
3 22 (61.11%) Python
4 20 (55.56%) Degree
5 18 (50.00%) VHDL
6 17 (47.22%) OpenCL
7 15 (41.67%) Mathematics
7 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (30.56%) Electronics
9 9 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
10 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 7 (19.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.89%) Project Management
11 5 (13.89%) C#
11 5 (13.89%) Unix
11 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) OO
12 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.11%) Verilog
12 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
12 4 (11.11%) RS-232
12 4 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
12 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
12 4 (11.11%) Altera
12 4 (11.11%) Xilinx
13 3 (8.33%) QA
13 3 (8.33%) jQuery

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 4 (11.11%) RS-232
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) RS-485
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) IPv6
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) Redis
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.78%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
1 13 (36.11%) Firmware Developer
1 13 (36.11%) Python Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded C Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) FPGA Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) OpenCL
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Java EE
3 2 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.78%) JAAS
4 1 (2.78%) JMX
4 1 (2.78%) JNDI
4 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) VHDL
2 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (19.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 4 (11.11%) Verilog
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.89%) OO
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) CAD
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) FPGA Design
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) Video Processing
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) API Design
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C
2 26 (72.22%) C++
3 22 (61.11%) Python
4 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
5 5 (13.89%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 3 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) SQL
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Altera
1 4 (11.11%) Xilinx
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
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