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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 67 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.73% - 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% - 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £36,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 Northamptonshire region.

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 82 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.39% 8.88% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 81
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Northampton - 5 £36,000 -
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 4 (28.57%) Yocto
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Physics
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) RS-232
3 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) LabWindows
3 4 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) PhD
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) RS-232
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Firmware Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 4 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PhD
3 3 (21.43%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft