The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 30 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 2.00% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 2.70% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £40,000
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 High Wycombe with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 44 37 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 22.00% 17.37% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 34
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Firmware
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for Firmware in High Wycombe

Firmware
Top 16 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Audio Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Audio Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior C Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA