Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 186 219
Rank change year-on-year +72 +33 +48
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 12 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 1.50% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 19
Median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -9.78% +8.24%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £56,250 £55,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +12.50%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 271 800 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.91% 18.48% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 249 699 748
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £22,175
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,400
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Firmware in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA