Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 80 98
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.11% 1.48% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 11.11% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
Sheffield median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +42.86%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +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 104 126 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.97% 13.31% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 86 113 117
Sheffield median annual salary £38,750 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.97% -15.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £59,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.41% -15.00% +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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

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 (100.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C