Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +104
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.47% 0.13% -
As % of the System Software category 4.88% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median annual salary - £35,000 -
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,000 £41,250 £24,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +68.37% -31.94%

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 82 80 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.57% 10.03% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 80 96
Sheffield median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.88% +26.98% -11.89%
10th Percentile £21,070 £22,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £63,750 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -17.50% +33.33% -20.00%

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 20 October 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 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Modbus
3 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (25.00%) JTAG
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) 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 1 (25.00%) Modbus
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JTAG