Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 32 57
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 1.52% 2.07% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 9.62% 12.50% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
High Wycombe median annual salary £31,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.44% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £42,500 £40,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £25,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -47.37% -

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 52 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 15.81% 16.55% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 70
High Wycombe median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +3.17% -7.35%
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,000 £19,975
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,875 £56,375
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +1.39%

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 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Robotics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft