The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 206 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1065 827 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.87% 23.21% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 807 593 767
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 4 £35,000 -
Leeds -36 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (11.11%) Validation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) GPRS
2 1 (11.11%) GSM
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) VMware