The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 183 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 3.91% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
484 384 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.78% 13.31% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 366 271 260
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago