Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 38 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 2.14% 1.67% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 10.71% 7.69% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
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 £41,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -20.21%

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 56 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 20.00% 21.67% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 74
High Wycombe median annual salary £27,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.92% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% -6.67%

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 21 August 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Robotics
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) 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 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft