Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 183 198
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 2.26% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Bristol median annual salary £41,250 £36,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.01% -25.13% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £39,625
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £60,875
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -7.23%

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 348 354 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.06% 10.14% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 290 315 347
Bristol median annual salary £36,000 £33,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -17.28% +15.71%
10th Percentile £23,249 £21,250 £24,877
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.85% +4.29%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Bristol

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Maya
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Houdini
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Rendering
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (50.00%) MQTT
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Effects
1 3 (50.00%) NUKE
1 3 (50.00%) Security Monitoring

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Houdini
1 3 (50.00%) Maya
1 3 (50.00%) NUKE
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) MQTT
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Rendering
1 3 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Effects
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat