The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 72 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.74% 0.16% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 4.85% 1.25% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 12
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +74.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £57,500 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,750
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 Oxford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 103 80 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 15.15% 13.16% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 92 78 85
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Physics
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 4 (57.14%) OLAP
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Qt
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (14.29%) CUDA
6 1 (14.29%) Arduino
6 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 1 (14.29%) D3.js
6 1 (14.29%) Modbus

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Modbus
2 1 (14.29%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) GUI Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Product Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) D3.js
1 1 (14.29%) DirectX
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Arduino
2 1 (14.29%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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