The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 141 138
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category - 1.24% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
204 323 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.93% 15.60% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 142 290 200
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Firmware
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Reading

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Sun
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) EMC
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
1 5 (50.00%) Military
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
1 5 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) FWSM
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (20.00%) snoop
2 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
1 5 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Support
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) iptables
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) EMC
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Sun
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Egenera
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Foundry
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) VMware