Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Firmware
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 82 115
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.24% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.26% 0.76% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £44,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £60,000 £69,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,250 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.56% +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 Guildford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 159 132 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 19.04% 16.50% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 146 122 224
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £23,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,875 £56,250
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% -3.75%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Guildford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC