The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
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 Home Counties region.

System Software Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 7.14% 10.34% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £45,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £65,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Firmware
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Firmware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 1 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) MQTT
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) AMQP
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) XMPP
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
1 1 (33.33%) MQTT
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DSP Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Real Time Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++