The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.20% - -
As % of the System Software category 36.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 Bedford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 14 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 8.80% 6.73% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 36
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford 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 Bedford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) PhD
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Yocto

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) PhD