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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 95 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 2.68% 2.26% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,059
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +59.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Firmware
Wales

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

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
149 133 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.32% 10.59% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 135 118 146
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Firmware
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Firmware Salary Trend in South Wales

Firmware
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Firmware
Wales

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Android Development
3 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) People Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) CCTV
6 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Modbus
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) CCTV
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (10.00%) PlayStation
4 1 (10.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Energy Management
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago