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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 39
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - 5.50% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category - 33.33% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 39 33 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 18.06% 16.50% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 27
Median salary £37,250 £43,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.85% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 28 March 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture

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%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Research Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python