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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 232 226 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.66% 3.55% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -2.81%
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
752 930 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.69% 12.76% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 601 725 497
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 16 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 3 £46,250 +32.14% 1
North Yorkshire -7 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 35 (62.50%) C++
1 35 (62.50%) C
1 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 34 (60.71%) Ethernet
2 34 (60.71%) Embedded C
2 34 (60.71%) Embedded C++
3 27 (48.21%) C#
3 27 (48.21%) .NET
4 26 (46.43%) JTAG
5 25 (44.64%) Linux
6 24 (42.86%) Degree
7 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 19 (33.93%) Wireless
9 16 (28.57%) Electronics
9 16 (28.57%) DNS
10 15 (26.79%) GSM
10 15 (26.79%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (23.21%) Freescale
11 13 (23.21%) Lauterbach
11 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (23.21%) Qt
11 13 (23.21%) MFC
11 13 (23.21%) Windows
11 13 (23.21%) Automotive
11 13 (23.21%) Internet
12 12 (21.43%) EMC
12 12 (21.43%) Assembly Language
12 12 (21.43%) VMware
12 12 (21.43%) NEC
12 12 (21.43%) GPRS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (19.64%) Apache
1 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (60.71%) Ethernet
2 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 19 (33.93%) Wireless
4 16 (28.57%) DNS
5 15 (26.79%) GSM
6 13 (23.21%) Internet
7 12 (21.43%) GPRS
8 9 (16.07%) Modbus
8 9 (16.07%) Profibus
9 8 (14.29%) Bluetooth
10 7 (12.50%) SAN
11 5 (8.93%) ZigBee
12 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (5.36%) SSL
13 3 (5.36%) HTTP
14 2 (3.57%) VPN
14 2 (3.57%) DHCP
14 2 (3.57%) IPv6
14 2 (3.57%) Firewall
14 2 (3.57%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) GDB
3 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (28.57%) Electronics
2 13 (23.21%) Automotive
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Software Engineer
1 34 (60.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Principle Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Build Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) .NET
2 13 (23.21%) MFC
2 13 (23.21%) Qt
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) WinForms
3 1 (1.79%) WPF
3 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (21.43%) Home Automation
3 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Telematics
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.71%) UNIX
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.36%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (19.64%) DevOps
3 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
3 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (5.36%) Product Management
4 3 (5.36%) Android Development
4 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.79%) MVVM
6 1 (1.79%) UML
6 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) C++
1 35 (62.50%) C
2 34 (60.71%) Embedded C
2 34 (60.71%) Embedded C++
3 27 (48.21%) C#
4 12 (21.43%) Assembly Language
5 11 (19.64%) Ruby
5 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.64%) PHP
5 11 (19.64%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (46.43%) JTAG
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Freescale
1 13 (23.21%) Lauterbach
2 12 (21.43%) EMC
2 12 (21.43%) NEC
2 12 (21.43%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) Renesas
6 3 (5.36%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) HP
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