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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 68 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.17% 0.19% -
As % of the System Software category 0.94% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 106 77 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 18.03% 14.69% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 92 69 64
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

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 23 June 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 3 (75.00%) CAN bus
3 2 (50.00%) Military
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Altera
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (25.00%) Verilog
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

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 (25.00%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Verilog
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Altera
2 1 (25.00%) Xilinx