The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 73 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.48% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 2.91% 4.35% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
Firmware
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 69 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.53% 9.84% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 93 65 137
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Southampton

Firmware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) GUI Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA