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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 56 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 15 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.38% 0.88% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 16.48% 8.14% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 86 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.44% 10.80% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83 80 95
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield - 10 £40,000 -
Barnsley -9 3 £40,000 - 1
Doncaster - 2 £40,000 - 2
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 20 (100.00%) Wireless
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 20 (100.00%) RS-232
2 19 (95.00%) Electronics
3 18 (90.00%) Bluetooth
4 17 (85.00%) ZigBee
4 17 (85.00%) Home Automation
4 17 (85.00%) Embedded C++
4 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (85.00%) ANSI C
4 17 (85.00%) RS-485
4 17 (85.00%) RS-422
4 17 (85.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (85.00%) Validation
5 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) JTAG
6 3 (15.00%) Qt
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) Automotive
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.00%) Lauterbach
7 2 (10.00%) Modbus
7 2 (10.00%) Profibus

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) RS-232
1 20 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (90.00%) Bluetooth
3 17 (85.00%) RS-422
3 17 (85.00%) RS-485
3 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (85.00%) ZigBee
4 2 (10.00%) Modbus
4 2 (10.00%) Profibus
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 19 (95.00%) Electronics
2 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (85.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 17 (85.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) Qt
2 2 (10.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (85.00%) Home Automation
2 2 (10.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 17 (85.00%) ANSI C
2 17 (85.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (15.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Lauterbach
2 1 (5.00%) Freescale
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