Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 120 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.74% 1.09% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 7.30% 9.21% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +41.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,050 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £47,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 178 239 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 10.13% 11.89% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 144 154 119
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £29,113 £23,068 £19,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -13.33%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Nottingham over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 11 (84.62%) Bluetooth
1 11 (84.62%) C
2 10 (76.92%) Embedded C
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
2 10 (76.92%) Electronics
3 9 (69.23%) C++
4 8 (61.54%) C#
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) Android Development
6 6 (46.15%) Android
7 3 (23.08%) MISRA
8 2 (15.38%) MISRA C
8 2 (15.38%) 4G
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
9 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco
9 1 (7.69%) IBM
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) CCNA
9 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (7.69%) ITSM

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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Bluetooth
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) 4G
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) GPRS
4 1 (7.69%) GSM
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Telematics
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C
2 10 (76.92%) Embedded C
3 9 (69.23%) C++
4 8 (61.54%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) MISRA
2 2 (15.38%) MISRA C
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) VMware