The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 73 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.29% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 2.53% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 - £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Firmware
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
58 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.38% 12.01% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 56
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Loughborough -12 2 £52,500 -
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (93.75%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Python
3 13 (81.25%) MATLAB
3 13 (81.25%) Computer Vision
4 12 (75.00%) Android
5 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
5 11 (68.75%) Video Processing
5 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (62.50%) C
6 10 (62.50%) Image Processing
7 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
8 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
8 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) Perl
9 3 (18.75%) OpenCL
10 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Tcl
11 1 (6.25%) Validation
11 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Embedded Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Embedded Software Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Designer
5 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Vision Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Vision
2 11 (68.75%) Video Processing
3 10 (62.50%) Image Processing
4 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) MATLAB
2 13 (81.25%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Tcl
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell