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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 74 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.31% 0.30% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 3.64% 2.44% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +33.92%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Leicestershire region.

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 82 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.45% 12.22% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 62
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 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
Leicester - 2 £43,000 - 1
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) C++
1 9 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Vision
3 7 (63.64%) Video Processing
3 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
3 7 (63.64%) C
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) Android
5 5 (45.45%) Image Processing
5 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (27.27%) OpenCL
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
7 2 (18.18%) Electronics
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (9.09%) EMC
8 1 (9.09%) Tcl
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
8 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) Logistics

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Vision Designer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
6 1 (9.09%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Computer Vision
2 7 (63.64%) Video Processing
3 5 (45.45%) Image Processing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
3 7 (63.64%) C
4 6 (54.55%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) EMC