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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.26% - 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 9.38% - 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
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 Sheffield with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 64 72 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 13.45% 11.37% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 71
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £32,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 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
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 15 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 15 (100.00%) Wireless
1 15 (100.00%) Electronics
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 15 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 15 (100.00%) RS-232
1 15 (100.00%) RS-485
1 15 (100.00%) RS-422
2 11 (73.33%) Manufacturing

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 15 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 15 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 15 (100.00%) RS-232
1 15 (100.00%) RS-422
1 15 (100.00%) RS-485
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) Wireless
1 15 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 15 (100.00%) Electronics
2 11 (73.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 15 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (100.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C++