Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 62 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.14% 1.76% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 12.28% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -16.19% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,500 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.24% - +77.08%

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 114 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.43% 14.34% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 69 129
Swindon median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £38,533
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -15.66% +2.75%
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £53,200
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Swindon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Atmel
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) PCB Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atmel
1 1 (100.00%) BT