The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 237 195 210
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 25 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 1.64% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1658 1401 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.60% 26.40% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1037 1130
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -34 15 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North Yorkshire -6 11 £42,500 +16.43%
South Yorkshire -15 4 £42,500 +21.42%
East Yorkshire +4 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
2 18 (31.58%) C
2 18 (31.58%) C++
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) Linux
3 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.82%) HP
4 16 (28.07%) SAN
4 16 (28.07%) VMware
5 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.32%) Embedded C
5 15 (26.32%) WAN
5 15 (26.32%) SSL
5 15 (26.32%) Cisco
5 15 (26.32%) LAN
5 15 (26.32%) Windows
6 13 (22.81%) CCNA
6 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (22.81%) NetScaler
7 11 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
7 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
7 11 (19.30%) UNIX
7 11 (19.30%) DNS
7 11 (19.30%) HPUX
7 11 (19.30%) Solaris
7 11 (19.30%) Finance
8 10 (17.54%) J2EE
8 10 (17.54%) Ethernet
9 9 (15.79%) Java

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.28%) WebLogic
1 7 (12.28%) Apache
1 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
2 16 (28.07%) SAN
3 15 (26.32%) SSL
3 15 (26.32%) LAN
3 15 (26.32%) WAN
4 13 (22.81%) NetScaler
5 11 (19.30%) DNS
6 10 (17.54%) Ethernet
7 8 (14.04%) Internet
7 8 (14.04%) BIG-IP
8 7 (12.28%) ZigBee
8 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (12.28%) Firewall
8 7 (12.28%) Wireless
8 7 (12.28%) IPsec
8 7 (12.28%) Bluetooth
8 7 (12.28%) VPN
8 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.51%) HSRP
9 2 (3.51%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
1 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JUnit
1 3 (5.26%) Maven
1 3 (5.26%) Hudson
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Build Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) UNIX Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Network Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Network Support
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Network Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) J2EE
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 3 (5.26%) JSP
3 3 (5.26%) SOAP
3 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 3 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) XSD
3 3 (5.26%) XSLT
3 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.26%) JSF
3 3 (5.26%) Java EE
3 3 (5.26%) JSON
3 3 (5.26%) jQuery
3 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
3 3 (5.26%) RESTful
3 3 (5.26%) MyBatis
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 11 (19.30%) HPUX
3 11 (19.30%) Solaris
3 11 (19.30%) UNIX
3 11 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Windows CE
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 8 (14.04%) Network Design
3 8 (14.04%) Network Management
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.28%) Release Management
4 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.26%) Web Development
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security
5 3 (5.26%) Android Development
6 2 (3.51%) Agile Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (1.75%) UML
7 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) C
1 18 (31.58%) C++
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) Embedded C
3 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.79%) Java
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.28%) Embedded C++
5 7 (12.28%) Assembly Language
6 6 (10.53%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (22.81%) CCNA
2 5 (8.77%) CCNP
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) XenServer
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
1 17 (29.82%) HP
2 16 (28.07%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Cisco
4 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
5 9 (15.79%) Veeam
6 8 (14.04%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.28%) JBoss
7 7 (12.28%) Citrix
7 7 (12.28%) CA
7 7 (12.28%) Brocade
8 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago