Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.60% 6.17% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 62.50% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Aberdeen median annual salary £45,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £32,125 - £37,000
90th Percentile £50,875 - £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +8.43% -19.02% +24.24%

Firmware is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 5.75% 9.88% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Aberdeen median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +32.43% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £33,900 £19,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £58,900 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +5.63%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Aberdeen

Firmware
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Firmware in Aberdeen

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree