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

Firmware
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 35 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.50% 0.87% 2.10%
As % of the System Software category 15.79% 5.26% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £21,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +173.80% -  
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 Newbury with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 19 38 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 9.50% 16.52% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 12
Median salary £32,000 £30,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.91% -37.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Firmware
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Newbury

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

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) VHDL
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Design

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 3 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx