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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 65 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.76% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 22.81% 2.63% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
57 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.70% 11.41% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 41
Median salary £38,500 £29,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 -2 13 £50,000 -
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 28 (82.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (73.53%) Python
3 23 (67.65%) Algorithms
3 23 (67.65%) Video Processing
3 23 (67.65%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (61.76%) C++
4 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
5 20 (58.82%) Linux
5 20 (58.82%) C
6 19 (55.88%) Image Processing
7 18 (52.94%) Computer Vision
7 18 (52.94%) MATLAB
8 17 (50.00%) Android
9 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (29.41%) Perl
9 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
10 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
10 8 (23.53%) Validation
11 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
11 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (14.71%) Smartphone
12 4 (11.76%) Degree
12 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
13 3 (8.82%) OpenCL
14 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (5.88%) Tcl
15 1 (2.94%) Huawei
15 1 (2.94%) Remedy
15 1 (2.94%) NFS
15 1 (2.94%) IBM

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 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
1 27 (79.41%) Software Developer
2 26 (76.47%) Embedded Developer
2 26 (76.47%) Embedded Software Developer
3 15 (44.12%) Senior Developer
3 15 (44.12%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Systems Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Firmware Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Computer Vision Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.94%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (82.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 23 (67.65%) Algorithms
2 23 (67.65%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 5 (14.71%) Smartphone
5 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Video Processing
2 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) Image Processing
4 18 (52.94%) Computer Vision
5 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (23.53%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Python
2 21 (61.76%) C++
3 20 (58.82%) C
4 18 (52.94%) MATLAB
5 10 (29.41%) Perl
6 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
7 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.88%) Tcl
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Dell
1 1 (2.94%) HP
1 1 (2.94%) Huawei
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy