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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 216 227 196
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 25 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 3.50% 2.77% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
715 904 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.65% 12.59% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 622 685 425
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,714 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 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 28 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 +13 12 £36,000 -15.29% 1
North Yorkshire -8 7 £40,000 -5.88%
West Yorkshire -6 5 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 33 (75.00%) C
3 32 (72.73%) C++
4 30 (68.18%) Ethernet
4 30 (68.18%) Embedded C
4 30 (68.18%) Embedded C++
5 23 (52.27%) ANSI C
6 20 (45.45%) Renesas
7 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (20.45%) Bluetooth
9 8 (18.18%) ZigBee
10 7 (15.91%) Wireless
11 6 (13.64%) Assembly Language
12 5 (11.36%) Windows
13 4 (9.09%) Electronics
13 4 (9.09%) Software Deployment
14 3 (6.82%) Firewall
14 3 (6.82%) C#
14 3 (6.82%) GSM
14 3 (6.82%) DNS
14 3 (6.82%) EMC
15 2 (4.55%) Citrix
15 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (4.55%) CCNA
15 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
15 2 (4.55%) HP
15 2 (4.55%) VPN
15 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
15 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
15 2 (4.55%) .NET

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) Ethernet
2 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.45%) Bluetooth
4 8 (18.18%) ZigBee
5 7 (15.91%) Wireless
6 3 (6.82%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) GSM
6 3 (6.82%) DNS
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.27%) SAN
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) MPLS
8 1 (2.27%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Software Engineer
2 32 (72.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Deskside Support
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) Qt
2 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.27%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) VHDL
2 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) iPhone
2 1 (2.27%) Telematics
2 1 (2.27%) iPad
2 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL
3 2 (4.55%) PDM
3 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.55%) Data Management
3 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.55%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.27%) SDLC
4 1 (2.27%) OO
4 1 (2.27%) Code Coverage
4 1 (2.27%) Validation
4 1 (2.27%) Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.27%) DevOps
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C
2 32 (72.73%) C++
3 30 (68.18%) Embedded C
3 30 (68.18%) Embedded C++
4 23 (52.27%) ANSI C
5 6 (13.64%) Assembly Language
6 3 (6.82%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CCNA
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) JTAG
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Renesas
2 3 (6.82%) EMC
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Symantec
3 2 (4.55%) Atmel
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Freescale
4 1 (2.27%) Lauterbach
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Apple
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Sky Bet
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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