The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 231 224 194
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.97% 3.44% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 17
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
674 959 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.27% 13.57% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 568 761 490
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 System Software 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
South Yorkshire -3 14 £36,000 +2.85% 3
West Yorkshire +33 5 £38,750 +10.71% 3
North Yorkshire -2 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 32 (62.75%) C++
1 32 (62.75%) C
1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 31 (60.78%) Ethernet
2 31 (60.78%) Embedded C
2 31 (60.78%) Embedded C++
3 20 (39.22%) C#
3 20 (39.22%) .NET
4 19 (37.25%) JTAG
5 18 (35.29%) Linux
6 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
6 16 (31.37%) Degree
7 15 (29.41%) Wireless
8 12 (23.53%) Electronics
8 12 (23.53%) DNS
9 11 (21.57%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) GSM
9 11 (21.57%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (19.61%) Renesas
10 10 (19.61%) Freescale
10 10 (19.61%) Qt
10 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.61%) Automotive
11 9 (17.65%) Internet
11 9 (17.65%) MFC
11 9 (17.65%) Lauterbach
12 8 (15.69%) Home Automation
12 8 (15.69%) VMware
12 8 (15.69%) Bluetooth
12 8 (15.69%) GPRS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 (13.73%) Apache
1 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Ethernet
2 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
3 15 (29.41%) Wireless
4 12 (23.53%) DNS
5 11 (21.57%) GSM
6 9 (17.65%) Internet
7 8 (15.69%) Bluetooth
7 8 (15.69%) GPRS
8 6 (11.76%) Modbus
8 6 (11.76%) Profibus
8 6 (11.76%) SAN
9 5 (9.80%) ZigBee
10 4 (7.84%) Firewall
10 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (5.88%) HTTP
11 3 (5.88%) SSL
12 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (3.92%) VLAN
12 2 (3.92%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.96%) GDB
General
1 12 (23.53%) Electronics
2 10 (19.61%) Automotive
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 31 (60.78%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Principle Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Network Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) Qt
3 9 (17.65%) MFC
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) WinForms
4 1 (1.96%) WPF
4 1 (1.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (15.69%) Home Automation
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) Telematics
6 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (13.73%) DevOps
3 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.88%) Product Management
5 2 (3.92%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) UML
6 1 (1.96%) MVVM
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C++
1 32 (62.75%) C
2 31 (60.78%) Embedded C
2 31 (60.78%) Embedded C++
3 20 (39.22%) C#
4 8 (15.69%) Assembly Language
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
5 7 (13.73%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) CCNA
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) JTAG
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.96%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Renesas
1 10 (19.61%) Freescale
2 9 (17.65%) Lauterbach
3 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
3 8 (15.69%) EMC
3 8 (15.69%) NEC
4 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Veeam
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