The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.41% - 2.86%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 22.22% 5.26% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £30,500 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 2 £41,250 -
Firmware
Scotland

Firmware
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 10 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) RS-485
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) C#

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (25.00%) RS-485
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Python