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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 15 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.45% - 1.59%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 West Lothian region.

System Software Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.91% 12.07% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £36,250 £28,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 - 3 £50,000 - 1
Firmware
Scotland

Firmware
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) RS-485
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) DECT
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Delphi
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

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 2 (40.00%) RS-485
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) DECT
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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