The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.41% 3.32% 3.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 18.60% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Median salary £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.45% +37.50%  
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 Gloucester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 37 43 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 15.23% 17.84% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 45
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++