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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 56 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.68% 0.14% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 22.47% 1.45% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 7
Median salary £50,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
89 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.95% 9.87% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 66 36 43
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £19,900 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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 -5 11 £50,000 -
Leicester - 4 £33,750 - 1
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (77.42%) Python
1 24 (77.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (70.97%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (67.74%) Algorithms
3 21 (67.74%) Video Processing
3 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
4 18 (58.06%) Image Processing
5 17 (54.84%) C
6 16 (51.61%) C++
7 15 (48.39%) Linux
7 15 (48.39%) Android
8 14 (45.16%) MATLAB
9 11 (35.48%) Perl
10 9 (29.03%) Validation
10 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
10 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
11 6 (19.35%) Embedded C
12 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
12 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
13 2 (6.45%) Tcl
13 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (3.23%) Huawei
14 1 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
14 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
14 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
14 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
1 26 (83.87%) Software Developer
2 23 (74.19%) Embedded Developer
2 23 (74.19%) Embedded Software Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Senior Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Senior Software Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Systems Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Firmware Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (70.97%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (67.74%) Algorithms
4 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Android
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
1 21 (67.74%) Video Processing
2 18 (58.06%) Image Processing
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Validation
4 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Python
2 17 (54.84%) C
3 16 (51.61%) C++
4 14 (45.16%) MATLAB
5 11 (35.48%) Perl
6 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
7 6 (19.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (6.45%) Tcl
9 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Dell
1 1 (3.23%) HP
1 1 (3.23%) Huawei
1 1 (3.23%) IBM
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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