The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 62 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.20% 1.44% -
As % of the System Software category 1.45% 11.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £51,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +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 Northampton region.

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 77 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.08% 12.30% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 51
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,625 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 10 (100.00%) Electronics
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) C++
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Python
3 8 (80.00%) PhD
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (80.00%) Physics
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Yocto
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
1 8 (80.00%) PhD