The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 126 152 151
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 1.00% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
250 299 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.98% 12.35% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 216 226 260
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £40,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £47,500 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 11 (55.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (25.00%) Cadence
6 5 (25.00%) VHDL
6 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (25.00%) ASIC
6 5 (25.00%) Synopsys
6 5 (25.00%) SystemC
6 5 (25.00%) Power Management
7 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (20.00%) Change Control
7 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (20.00%) Mimecast
7 4 (20.00%) Server Building
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) CommVault

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) GNU Octave
2 2 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (20.00%) NAS
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) CDMA
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) TDMA
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) ASIC Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) SOC Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (25.00%) ASIC
3 5 (25.00%) SystemC
3 5 (25.00%) VHDL
4 4 (20.00%) Clustering
4 4 (20.00%) CMDB
4 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (20.00%) Replication
5 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (10.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Power Management
2 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 4 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Server Building
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 5 (25.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cadence
2 5 (25.00%) Synopsys
3 4 (20.00%) CommVault
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (20.00%) NetApp
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (10.00%) Brocade
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Xilinx