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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 226 230 208
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 21 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.10% 2.36% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 9
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
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
678 931 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.87% 13.12% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 586 722 436
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +6 11 £36,000 -15.29% 2
West Yorkshire +5 5 £32,000 -8.57% 1
North Yorkshire -11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 33 (80.49%) C
1 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
2 32 (78.05%) C++
3 30 (73.17%) Ethernet
3 30 (73.17%) Embedded C
3 30 (73.17%) Embedded C++
4 20 (48.78%) ANSI C
5 17 (41.46%) Renesas
6 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
7 10 (24.39%) Bluetooth
7 10 (24.39%) Wireless
8 9 (21.95%) C#
9 8 (19.51%) .NET
10 7 (17.07%) JTAG
11 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
11 6 (14.63%) Windows
11 6 (14.63%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) Electronics
11 6 (14.63%) Assembly Language
12 5 (12.20%) GSM
13 4 (9.76%) Automotive
13 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.76%) Degree
13 4 (9.76%) Freescale
13 4 (9.76%) Qt
13 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
14 3 (7.32%) Lauterbach
14 3 (7.32%) EMC

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Ethernet
2 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 10 (24.39%) Bluetooth
3 10 (24.39%) Wireless
4 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
5 5 (12.20%) GSM
6 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.32%) Firewall
7 3 (7.32%) DNS
8 2 (4.88%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) DHCP
8 2 (4.88%) GPRS
8 2 (4.88%) Internet
8 2 (4.88%) VLAN
9 1 (2.44%) MPLS
9 1 (2.44%) BGP
9 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Electronics
2 4 (9.76%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Software Engineer
2 31 (75.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (48.78%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Deskside Support
5 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Qt
3 3 (7.32%) MFC
4 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.44%) WPF
5 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Telematics
2 2 (4.88%) Home Automation
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.88%) Security Patching
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) UML
4 1 (2.44%) PDM
4 1 (2.44%) Data Management
4 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) MVVM
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.44%) DevOps
4 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C
2 32 (78.05%) C++
3 30 (73.17%) Embedded C
3 30 (73.17%) Embedded C++
4 20 (48.78%) ANSI C
5 9 (21.95%) C#
6 6 (14.63%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) JTAG
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Renesas
2 4 (9.76%) Freescale
3 3 (7.32%) Lauterbach
3 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec
4 2 (4.88%) NEC
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Atmel
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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