The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 16 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.62% 6.78% -
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Wakefield region.

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.95% 28.81% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 49
Median salary £41,250 £35,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.19% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £19,150 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Firmware
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Wakefield

Firmware
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 8 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Atmel
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Atmel
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
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