The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 66 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.24% 0.15% -
As % of the System Software category 10.84% 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 84 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.40% 12.23% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 67 24
Average salary £35,000 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Firmware
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Sheffield

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) GPRS
1 12 (92.31%) GSM
1 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) MFC
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded C
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded C++
1 12 (92.31%) EMC
1 12 (92.31%) Assembly Language
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
1 12 (92.31%) JTAG
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
1 12 (92.31%) NEC
1 12 (92.31%) Electronics
1 12 (92.31%) Home Automation
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Lauterbach
2 5 (38.46%) GDB
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) GPRS
1 12 (92.31%) GSM
1 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) GDB
General
1 12 (92.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Home Automation
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Android Development
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded C
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded C++
1 12 (92.31%) Assembly Language
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) EMC
1 12 (92.31%) NEC
1 12 (92.31%) Lauterbach
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Veeam
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft