Period
to 20 February 2019

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

Firmware
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 153 119
Rank change year-on-year +13 -34 +46
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.20% 0.044% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 0.40% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Glasgow median annual salary £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.95% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £43,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,925 £51,250 £43,600
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +2.22% +9.09% -8.33%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 213 249 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.61% 10.87% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 157 178 107
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.46% +20.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,200
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +15.38% -2.50%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Glasgow

Firmware
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Glasgow

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for Firmware in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto