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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 172 152 189
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.35% 0.99% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 6.14% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 9
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
542 586 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.62% 16.17% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 488 487 537
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 July 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 26 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
Southampton 0 4 £52,500 +21.38%
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 - 1
Havant -13 1 £42,500 -17.47%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 12 (46.15%) Electronics
2 11 (42.31%) QA
3 10 (38.46%) Degree
3 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Robot Framework
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) VHDL
5 6 (23.08%) C++
5 6 (23.08%) C
6 5 (19.23%) Wireless
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) Schematic Capture
7 4 (15.38%) RS-232
7 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
7 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 4 (15.38%) Altera
7 4 (15.38%) Assembly Language
7 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
8 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
8 3 (11.54%) Firewall
8 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.69%) Atmel

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
2 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (15.38%) RS-232
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) 3G
4 2 (7.69%) RS-485
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) IPv6
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Redis
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Robot Framework
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (46.15%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) QA Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior QA Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Design Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.85%) JAAS
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) JMX
2 1 (3.85%) JNDI
2 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) VHDL
3 2 (7.69%) Handset
3 2 (7.69%) Verilog
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) VMS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) Scrum
1 9 (34.62%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (7.69%) CAD
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Assembly Language
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) DO-254
2 2 (7.69%) ISO13485
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Altera
2 2 (7.69%) Atmel
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Synplicity
2 2 (7.69%) Xilinx
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Isilon
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
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