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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - - 0.27%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 43 55 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 8.96% 11.25% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 68
Median salary £39,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 6 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 6 (100.00%) RS-232
1 6 (100.00%) RS-485
1 6 (100.00%) RS-422

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 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) RS-232
1 6 (100.00%) RS-422
1 6 (100.00%) RS-485
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++