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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Wales / South Wales
Rank 71 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.95% 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 7.62% 0.50% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 200 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.50% 16.57% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 95 182 120
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +2 4 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £37,500 -
Firmware
Wales

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Games
2 7 (63.64%) Objective-C
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) iOS SDK
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) People Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP

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 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) iOS SDK
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) People Management
2 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) C++
1 7 (63.64%) Objective-C
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware