The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 84 94
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.59% 1.03% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 4.31% 7.94% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +21.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 116 126 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 13.79% 12.92% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 101 61 104
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.78% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,331 £22,600 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,400 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) Apache
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
1 8 (53.33%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) LPIC
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Publishing
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) GSM
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (26.67%) LPIC
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) EMC