Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 146 166
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.37% 0.090% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 2.65% 1.13% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +137.50% -
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

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 340 177 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.89% 7.93% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 265 118 141
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,860 £24,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,670
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.91% +8.93%

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 4 (44.44%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
4 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Java

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 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Polyglot Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 3 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java