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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.35% - -
As % of the System Software category 4.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £49,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
West 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 Wakefield region.

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.76% 23.73% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 28
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) ZigBee
2 3 (42.86%) Atmel
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
2 3 (42.86%) GPRS
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C

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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
1 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 3 (42.86%) GPRS
1 3 (42.86%) GSM
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) ZigBee
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Engineering Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Atmel