The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 187 207 215
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 1.08% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Median salary £26,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.69% -5.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Firmware
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
506 461 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.81% 9.98% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 442 389 504
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software 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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Wakefield - 4 £26,500 -
Leeds +25 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 7 (63.64%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Spock
3 4 (36.36%) Geb
4 3 (27.27%) Graphite
4 3 (27.27%) Grafana
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Salt
4 3 (27.27%) IBM XIV
4 3 (27.27%) Opsview
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Geb
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Spock
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (63.64%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IBM XIV
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCDE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCSP
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cacti
1 3 (27.27%) Grafana
1 3 (27.27%) Graphite
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Opsview
1 3 (27.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) Brocade
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
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