The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 78 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.29% 2.08% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% 19.74% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.41% 10.53% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83 73 86
Median salary £33,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,300 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Firmware
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the North East

Firmware
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Tyne and Wear +2 2 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9000
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
1 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Qt
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
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