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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 76 82
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.54% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category - 14.29% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 8
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 112 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.09% 10.78% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 88 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (84.62%) C
1 11 (84.62%) C++
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded C
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded C++
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
1 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
1 11 (84.62%) Renesas
1 11 (84.62%) ANSI C
1 11 (84.62%) RS-232
1 11 (84.62%) RS-485
2 2 (15.38%) Grafana
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Salt
2 2 (15.38%) IBM XIV
2 2 (15.38%) Opsview
2 2 (15.38%) Graphite
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Cacti
2 2 (15.38%) Riverbed

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
1 11 (84.62%) RS-232
1 11 (84.62%) RS-485
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Informix
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Firmware Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) IBM XIV
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) ANSI C
1 11 (84.62%) C
1 11 (84.62%) C++
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded C
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded C++
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
1 2 (15.38%) Grafana
1 2 (15.38%) Graphite
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Opsview
1 2 (15.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Renesas
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
2 2 (15.38%) VMware