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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 149 132
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.16% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 5.34% 1.11% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 7
Median salary £47,500 £56,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
262 361 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.62% 14.01% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 208 274 280
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £50,000 -
Hertford - 4 £47,500 - 1
Tring - 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 19 (73.08%) C
2 11 (42.31%) Electronics
3 10 (38.46%) Degree
4 9 (34.62%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) CDMA
5 7 (26.92%) Assembly Language
5 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
5 7 (26.92%) Simulink
5 7 (26.92%) TDMA
5 7 (26.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (26.92%) Xilinx
5 7 (26.92%) Verilog
5 7 (26.92%) Validation
5 7 (26.92%) Device Driver
5 7 (26.92%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
5 7 (26.92%) Software-Defined Radio
5 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
5 7 (26.92%) GNU Octave
6 6 (23.08%) OrCAD
6 6 (23.08%) FPGA Design
7 3 (11.54%) Power Management
7 3 (11.54%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.54%) Cadence
7 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 3 (11.54%) CAD
8 2 (7.69%) HTTP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) GNU Octave
1 7 (26.92%) Simulink
2 6 (23.08%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) CDMA
1 7 (26.92%) Software-Defined Radio
1 7 (26.92%) TDMA
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) 3G
3 1 (3.85%) ADSL
3 1 (3.85%) Broadband
3 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 11 (42.31%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Design Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Development Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) FPGA Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
1 2 (7.69%) SOAP
1 2 (7.69%) UDDI
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
1 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
1 7 (26.92%) Device Driver
1 7 (26.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (26.92%) Verilog
2 2 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Digital Signal Processing
1 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
1 7 (26.92%) Validation
2 6 (23.08%) FPGA Design
3 3 (11.54%) CAD
3 3 (11.54%) Power Management
3 3 (11.54%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) Assembly Language
3 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Xilinx
2 3 (11.54%) Cadence
2 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Draytek
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