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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 168 164 197
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 15 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.77% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 5.81% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 4
Median salary £37,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
538 482 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.73% 13.17% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 484 421 567
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 30 September 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 30 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
Petersfield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Portsmouth +10 2 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £48,750 - 2
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 17 (60.71%) C
2 16 (57.14%) C++
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 13 (46.43%) Degree
4 10 (35.71%) VHDL
5 9 (32.14%) Electronics
5 9 (32.14%) QA
5 9 (32.14%) OpenCL
6 7 (25.00%) Robot Framework
6 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Embedded C
8 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) Verilog
9 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 4 (14.29%) RS-232
9 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (14.29%) Xilinx
9 4 (14.29%) Altera
9 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
9 4 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing

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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 4 (14.29%) RS-232
2 2 (7.14%) RS-485
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) IPv6
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Redis
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Robot Framework
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Firmware Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Firmware Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Python Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.57%) JAAS
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) JMX
2 1 (3.57%) JNDI
2 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) VHDL
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 4 (14.29%) Verilog
5 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.57%) FMCG
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) Scrum
1 7 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
4 2 (7.14%) CAD
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) OOD
4 2 (7.14%) Video Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) OOP
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C
2 16 (57.14%) C++
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Altera
1 4 (14.29%) Xilinx
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) EMC
2 1 (3.57%) Isilon
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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