Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 80 97
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.076% 1.89% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 18.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 47 7
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £44,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 181 150 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.69% 10.50% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 131 131 97
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +15.07% -2.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -1.40%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Coventry

Firmware
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Firmware.

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

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