Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 357 387
Rank change year-on-year +145 +30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 14 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.045% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.58% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 5
Median annual salary £51,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.50% - -
10th Percentile £42,525 £32,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £65,975 £57,125 £77,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -19.05%

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 Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 866 2,423 2,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.33% 18.96% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 778 2,211 1,978
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +12.15%
10th Percentile £37,772 £28,500 £28,675
90th Percentile £96,625 £92,500 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in Central London.

Salary trend for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firmware in Central London over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Central London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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
City of London +116 2 £51,750 +3.50% 1
Firmware
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Preventative Maintenance
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Maintenance

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Preventative Maintenance
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware