Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 152 160
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 9 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.81% 3.01% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% -22.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,750 £29,500 £41,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £52,750 £55,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 320 332 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.30% 11.96% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 240 289 238
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,088 £22,750 £23,388
90th Percentile £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +16 4 £41,250 - 8
High Wycombe +1 2 £37,500 -16.67%
Olney - 2 £50,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £65,000 -
Firmware
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Huawei
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Azure Developer
1 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft