Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 64 59
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 2.28% 1.09% 2.00%
As % of the System Software category 16.28% 7.89% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £41,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -33.68% +5.56% +20.00%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 43 76 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 14.01% 13.77% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 114
High Wycombe median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -4.62% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £56,250 £57,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) eggPlant
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) API Design
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS

Firmware
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) eggPlant
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Audio Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA