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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 216 226 227
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 37 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.29% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 4.27% 2.17% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 3
Average salary £38,500 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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
866 875 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.51% 13.32% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 700 643 425
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 - 21 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +7 15 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North Yorkshire +6 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) C
2 26 (44.07%) C++
3 24 (40.68%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) Degree
5 21 (35.59%) .NET
6 20 (33.90%) C#
6 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
6 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
6 20 (33.90%) Embedded C
6 20 (33.90%) Embedded C++
6 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
6 20 (33.90%) JTAG
7 19 (32.20%) Cisco
8 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.42%) DNS
10 13 (22.03%) Windows
10 13 (22.03%) Internet
10 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) Ruby
11 12 (20.34%) Incident Management
11 12 (20.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
11 12 (20.34%) vSphere
11 12 (20.34%) Firewall
11 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
11 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
11 12 (20.34%) Apache
11 12 (20.34%) Tomcat

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (20.34%) Apache
1 12 (20.34%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
1 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.42%) DNS
3 13 (22.03%) Internet
4 12 (20.34%) Firewall
5 11 (18.64%) Wireless
5 11 (18.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (18.64%) LAN
5 11 (18.64%) WAN
6 10 (16.95%) GPRS
6 10 (16.95%) GSM
6 10 (16.95%) VPN
6 10 (16.95%) Modbus
6 10 (16.95%) Profibus
6 10 (16.95%) IPsec
7 7 (11.86%) EIGRP
7 7 (11.86%) VLAN
7 7 (11.86%) HSRP
7 7 (11.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MySQL
1 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) JUnit
2 6 (10.17%) Maven
2 6 (10.17%) Hudson
3 5 (8.47%) GDB
4 3 (5.08%) Selenium
4 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (16.95%) Electronics
1 10 (16.95%) Automotive
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Network Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Network Support
6 7 (11.86%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) Network Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Web Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) Qt
2 10 (16.95%) MFC
3 6 (10.17%) JSP
3 6 (10.17%) SOAP
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
3 6 (10.17%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) XSD
3 6 (10.17%) XSLT
3 6 (10.17%) RESTful
3 6 (10.17%) MyBatis
3 6 (10.17%) J2EE
3 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.17%) JSF
3 6 (10.17%) Java EE
3 6 (10.17%) JSON
3 6 (10.17%) jQuery
3 6 (10.17%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.64%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (16.95%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.25%) Android
5 5 (8.47%) UNIX
6 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Incident Management
3 12 (20.34%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (20.34%) DevOps
4 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
4 10 (16.95%) Release Management
5 9 (15.25%) Android Development
6 6 (10.17%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.08%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.69%) Product Management
10 1 (1.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) C
1 26 (44.07%) C++
2 20 (33.90%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) Embedded C
2 20 (33.90%) Embedded C++
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) PHP
4 12 (20.34%) Python
4 12 (20.34%) Ruby
5 10 (16.95%) Assembly Language
6 6 (10.17%) Java
7 5 (8.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) CCNA
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.90%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) vSphere
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) VMware
2 19 (32.20%) Cisco
3 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
4 11 (18.64%) Citrix
5 10 (16.95%) EMC
5 10 (16.95%) NEC
5 10 (16.95%) Freescale
5 10 (16.95%) Lauterbach
6 6 (10.17%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.08%) F5
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.69%) HP
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