The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Rank 162 170 184
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.039% 0.092% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.85% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £28,500 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -18.91%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 324 352 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.48% 10.74% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 270 274 336
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Leeds

Firmware
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
1 4 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) PCB Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) RF Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) EMC