The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 58 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.75% - 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £27,500 - £27,500
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 Leicester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 27 34 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 6.75% 10.76% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 54
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,317 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Leicester

Firmware
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Home
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Home
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
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