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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 217 221 196
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 21 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 3.16% 2.92% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 16
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
664 960 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.85% 13.64% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 572 742 443
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +4 12 £36,000 -4.00% 1
West Yorkshire +6 6 £36,750 -13.52% 1
North Yorkshire -11 3 £40,000 - 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (65.96%) C++
1 31 (65.96%) C
1 31 (65.96%) Software Engineering
2 29 (61.70%) Embedded C
2 29 (61.70%) Embedded C++
2 29 (61.70%) Ethernet
3 17 (36.17%) ANSI C
4 14 (29.79%) Renesas
4 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
5 13 (27.66%) C#
5 13 (27.66%) Wireless
6 12 (25.53%) .NET
7 11 (23.40%) JTAG
8 10 (21.28%) Bluetooth
9 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 8 (17.02%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) Electronics
10 8 (17.02%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
11 7 (14.89%) ZigBee
11 7 (14.89%) GSM
11 7 (14.89%) DNS
12 6 (12.77%) Assembly Language
12 6 (12.77%) Qt
12 6 (12.77%) Automotive
12 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.77%) Freescale
13 5 (10.64%) Lauterbach
13 5 (10.64%) Cisco
13 5 (10.64%) MFC

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Ethernet
2 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
3 13 (27.66%) Wireless
4 10 (21.28%) Bluetooth
5 7 (14.89%) GSM
5 7 (14.89%) DNS
5 7 (14.89%) ZigBee
6 4 (8.51%) Firewall
6 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) GPRS
7 3 (6.38%) HTTP
7 3 (6.38%) SSL
7 3 (6.38%) SAN
8 2 (4.26%) IPv6
8 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) DHCP
8 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.26%) VLAN
8 2 (4.26%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (17.02%) Electronics
2 6 (12.77%) Automotive
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Software Engineer
2 29 (61.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (36.17%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Principle Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Deskside Support
8 1 (2.13%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) Qt
3 5 (10.64%) MFC
4 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.13%) WPF
5 1 (2.13%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (8.51%) Home Automation
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Telematics
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) Software Deployment
4 3 (6.38%) Product Management
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps
5 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.13%) UML
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C++
1 31 (65.96%) C
2 29 (61.70%) Embedded C
2 29 (61.70%) Embedded C++
3 17 (36.17%) ANSI C
4 13 (27.66%) C#
5 6 (12.77%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) CCNA
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) JTAG
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) vSphere
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) WSUS
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Renesas
2 6 (12.77%) Freescale
3 5 (10.64%) Lauterbach
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) NEC
4 4 (8.51%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) HP
5 3 (6.38%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) Veeam
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday