The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West / Devon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.04% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 15.00% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £51,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £31,800 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,200 £45,000
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 Devon with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 20 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 12.16% 6.12% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 34
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Devon

Firmware
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 10 £42,500 - 1
Firmware
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 36 (92.31%) Electronics
2 30 (76.92%) C
3 27 (69.23%) C#
4 21 (53.85%) Degree
5 19 (48.72%) C++
6 15 (38.46%) Scrum
7 14 (35.90%) ISO 14001
7 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
7 14 (35.90%) Internet
7 14 (35.90%) BDD
7 14 (35.90%) Product Management
7 14 (35.90%) Use Case
7 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
7 14 (35.90%) Internet of Things
8 13 (33.33%) Physics
8 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (28.21%) Kanban
10 11 (28.21%) TDD
10 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
11 10 (25.64%) JTAG
11 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
11 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
11 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
11 10 (25.64%) Analytics
11 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
11 10 (25.64%) MongoDB

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 8 (20.51%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (20.51%) ZigBee
3 3 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
General
1 36 (92.31%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) Firmware Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (23.08%) IoT Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Development Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Azure Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Internet Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Firmware Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Development Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Presales Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) JSON
2 8 (20.51%) REST
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Internet of Things
2 13 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (25.64%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
3 10 (25.64%) Smart Home
4 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 8 (20.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (5.13%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Scrum
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) BDD
2 14 (35.90%) Product Management
2 14 (35.90%) Use Case
3 13 (33.33%) Physics
3 13 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (28.21%) Kanban
5 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.21%) TDD
6 10 (25.64%) Analytics
6 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
6 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
6 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
6 10 (25.64%) Prototyping
6 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
7 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C
2 27 (69.23%) C#
3 19 (48.72%) C++
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO 14001
1 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
2 10 (25.64%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Assystem Group Uk Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago