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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 207 200 201
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.33% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category 2.89% 2.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 1
Average salary £43,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
485 673 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.10% 13.87% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 417 545 452
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Wakefield +17 6 £41,500 -14.43%
Leeds 0 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) C
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 7 (29.17%) ZigBee
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
4 7 (29.17%) Bluetooth
5 6 (25.00%) GPRS
5 6 (25.00%) GSM
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Internet
5 6 (25.00%) 3G
5 6 (25.00%) Atmel
6 5 (20.83%) F5
6 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (20.83%) Electronics
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) EMC
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 4 (16.67%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) Bluetooth
2 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
2 7 (29.17%) Wireless
2 7 (29.17%) ZigBee
3 6 (25.00%) 3G
3 6 (25.00%) GPRS
3 6 (25.00%) GSM
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 3 (12.50%) DHCP
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Informix
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) DataPower
3 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.33%) IBM XIV
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Online Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Server Building
4 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Android Development
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) C
2 9 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (8.33%) Lua
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) R
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCDA
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCSA
3 1 (4.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cacti
1 2 (8.33%) Grafana
1 2 (8.33%) Graphite
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Opsview
1 2 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Atmel
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) F5
3 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30-40K + Shares
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago