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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 134 129 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 1.28% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 2.77% 6.28% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 11
Median salary £30,000 £44,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +39.68%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
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
253 478 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.57% 20.41% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 205 350 260
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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
Stevenage - 4 £30,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 2 - -
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) VHDL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) ASIC
4 3 (27.27%) DVB
4 3 (27.27%) Verilog
4 3 (27.27%) Cadence
4 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (27.27%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Power Management
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
4 3 (27.27%) Synopsys
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
4 3 (27.27%) SystemC
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

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 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DVB
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) FPGA Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) ASIC Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (54.55%) VHDL
3 3 (27.27%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 3 (27.27%) ASIC
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (27.27%) SystemC
3 3 (27.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (27.27%) Power Management
1 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
1 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cadence
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Synopsys
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago