Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 108
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.15% 1.19% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 11.11% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 12
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% +33.33%
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% +17.65%

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 Northampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 77 108 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.37% 10.75% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 129
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.49% -11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,250 £21,150
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,375 £50,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% -14.29% +2.67%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Northampton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD