Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Highlands 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Scotland > Highlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 1
Rank change year-on-year - +1 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Highlands 5.56% - 26.67%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Highlands median annual salary £32,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £28,750 - £48,750
90th Percentile £36,250 - £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -20.95% +27.27%

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 the Highlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Highlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Highlands 16.67% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Highlands median annual salary £32,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £23,950 - £48,750
90th Percentile £36,200 - £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in the Highlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in the Highlands

Firmware
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Salary trend for Firmware in the Highlands

Firmware
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Highlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £32,500 -
Firmware
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 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 Highlands region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Highlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python