The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 3.85% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

System Software Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 74 78 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 15.95% 14.74% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 40
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +30.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £38,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Firmware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Basingstoke

Firmware
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
1 5 (83.33%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Military
2 4 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Altera

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
2 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Altera
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
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