The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 180 178 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.12% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 1.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £36,250 £37,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.97% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firmware
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
335 352 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.59% 10.46% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 302 270 333
Median salary £42,500 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Manchester

Firmware
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Stockport - 2 £37,500 - 2
Oldham - 1 £35,000 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 3 (37.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Perforce
4 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Migration

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Control Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago