Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 105 109
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.20% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 1.59% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -6.67%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 64 189 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.39% 15.40% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 164 145
Somerset median annual salary £31,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.81% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,700 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £52,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.32% +11.07% -

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Somerset

Firmware
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python