Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 92 83
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +39
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.19% 0.89% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 6.90% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 29
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,125 £37,500 £33,600
90th Percentile £54,375 £42,500 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% - +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 126 174 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.67% 12.85% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 118 142 185
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,250 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.50% -25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,089 £20,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,350 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in South Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in South Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firmware in South Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 2 £43,750 +9.38% 1
Firmware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C