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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 22 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.02% - 1.44%
As % of the System Software category 22.68% - 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 15
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 97 96 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 13.31% 12.34% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 88 92 92
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £20,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 12 £40,000 - 1
Barnsley - 7 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Firmware
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (93.94%) C++
2 31 (93.94%) C
2 31 (93.94%) Embedded C
3 30 (90.91%) Electronics
4 29 (87.88%) Wireless
4 29 (87.88%) Ethernet
4 29 (87.88%) RS-232
5 26 (78.79%) Embedded C++
6 25 (75.76%) Bluetooth
7 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
7 24 (72.73%) ZigBee
7 24 (72.73%) RS-485
7 24 (72.73%) RS-422
7 24 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (72.73%) ANSI C
7 24 (72.73%) Validation
7 24 (72.73%) Home Automation
8 23 (69.70%) Manufacturing
9 7 (21.21%) Automotive
9 7 (21.21%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) Qt
10 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
10 5 (15.15%) JTAG
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) C#
10 5 (15.15%) .NET
11 4 (12.12%) wxWidgets
11 4 (12.12%) Modbus
11 4 (12.12%) Profibus

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Ethernet
1 29 (87.88%) RS-232
1 29 (87.88%) Wireless
2 25 (75.76%) Bluetooth
3 24 (72.73%) RS-422
3 24 (72.73%) RS-485
3 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 24 (72.73%) ZigBee
4 4 (12.12%) Modbus
4 4 (12.12%) Profibus
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
General
1 30 (90.91%) Electronics
2 23 (69.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (21.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Embedded Engineer
1 31 (93.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 31 (93.94%) Software Engineer
2 24 (72.73%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 24 (72.73%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Qt
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) wxWidgets
4 2 (6.06%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (72.73%) Home Automation
2 4 (12.12%) CAN bus
3 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (72.73%) Validation
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
4 2 (6.06%) Line Management
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) Telematics
4 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C
1 31 (93.94%) C++
1 31 (93.94%) Embedded C
2 26 (78.79%) Embedded C++
3 24 (72.73%) ANSI C
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Lauterbach
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Freescale
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