Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - +74
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 23 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 6.12% 0.57% -
As % of the System Software category 25.56% 3.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Fareham median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.83% +1.67%

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 Fareham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Fareham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 90 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 23.94% 16.10% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 79 78 76
Fareham median annual salary £35,000 £28,750 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +9.52% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,950 £19,688 £18,063
90th Percentile £64,000 £45,000 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Fareham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Fareham

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Fareham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Fareham over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Fareham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 15 (65.22%) Linux
1 15 (65.22%) Embedded Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Electronics
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) FPGA Design
5 8 (34.78%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) IC Design
8 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) LTE
8 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
8 5 (21.74%) 4G
8 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) C
8 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
8 5 (21.74%) GPRS
8 5 (21.74%) GSM
8 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
8 5 (21.74%) 3G
8 5 (21.74%) Power Management
9 4 (17.39%) Data Acquisition
9 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (17.39%) QA

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 5 (21.74%) 3G
1 5 (21.74%) 4G
1 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
1 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
1 5 (21.74%) GPRS
1 5 (21.74%) GSM
1 5 (21.74%) LTE
1 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (21.74%) Wireless
1 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Engineering Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PCB Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) BeagleBone
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) ASIC
5 1 (4.35%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Embedded Linux
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (34.78%) Collaborative Working
2 8 (34.78%) FPGA Design
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) IC Design
5 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Power Management
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Data Acquisition
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
9 1 (4.35%) Physics
9 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
9 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) C
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) R
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Altera
1 1 (4.35%) EMC
1 1 (4.35%) Xilinx