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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 81 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.27% - 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 9.84% - 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £34,250 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
122 87 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.91% 11.10% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 63 75
Average salary £33,750 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.48% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - 6 £33,500 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £35,000 - 1
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 12 (92.31%) Embedded C++
2 12 (92.31%) JTAG
3 6 (46.15%) MFC
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) GPRS
3 6 (46.15%) GSM
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) EMC
3 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) NEC
3 6 (46.15%) Electronics
3 6 (46.15%) Automotive
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Qt
3 6 (46.15%) Home Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (46.15%) Modbus
3 6 (46.15%) Profibus
3 6 (46.15%) Freescale
3 6 (46.15%) Lauterbach
4 5 (38.46%) GDB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
2 6 (46.15%) Modbus
2 6 (46.15%) Profibus
2 6 (46.15%) GPRS
2 6 (46.15%) GSM
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) GDB
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
1 6 (46.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) MFC
2 6 (46.15%) Qt
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Home Automation
1 6 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 12 (92.31%) Embedded C++
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) EMC
1 6 (46.15%) NEC
1 6 (46.15%) Freescale
1 6 (46.15%) Lauterbach
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago