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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 81 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.31% 0.75% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.82%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
130 133 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.59% 16.67% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 89 158
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,163
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Robot Framework

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 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 23 days ago