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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 110 114 98
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.35% 0.21% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 1.89% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 13
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +101.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 195 159 137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 13.80% 11.18% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 180 145 115
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 5 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) Physics
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) OLAP
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) Cognizant
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) AirWatch
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) Polycom
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 1 (11.11%) D3.js
6 1 (11.11%) Modbus

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 2 (22.22%) GSM
3 1 (11.11%) Modbus
3 1 (11.11%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Mac Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Product Development Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) D3.js
1 1 (11.11%) DirectX
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
1 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Arduino
2 1 (11.11%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) AirWatch
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Cognizant
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
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