The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 2.94% - -
As % of the System Software category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Livingston with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 17.65% 8.33% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £29,000 £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.66% -46.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston 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 Livingston

Firmware
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Livingston

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) RS-485
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) DECT
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) Delphi
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DECT
1 2 (40.00%) RS-485
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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