Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 79 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.24% 1.18% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 1.92% 9.16% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Sheffield median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £34,125 £37,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £54,375 £42,500 £53,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +14.29%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 104 131 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 12.44% 12.93% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 96 115 124
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% -17.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,200 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,900 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,250 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +39.09% -31.25% +14.29%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Sheffield

Firmware
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Sheffield

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Sheffield over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Sheffield

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

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (50.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C