Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 315 293
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 23 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 1.65% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 59
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £42,575 £50,392
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1349 1397 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.69% 12.47% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1205 1278
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £19,925 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South Yorkshire +20 7 £37,500 -6.25% 3
North Yorkshire - 6 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
East Yorkshire -6 2 £20,000 -
Firmware
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) C
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Information Security
5 6 (33.33%) GSEC
5 6 (33.33%) CISSP
5 6 (33.33%) CISA
5 6 (33.33%) CISM
5 6 (33.33%) Automotive
5 6 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
5 6 (33.33%) Qt
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
6 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) Embedded C++
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) GIAC
6 5 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (16.67%) SIEM
8 3 (16.67%) Qt Quick
8 3 (16.67%) JTAG

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.11%) Modbus
3 2 (11.11%) Profibus
3 2 (11.11%) RS-232
4 1 (5.56%) 3G
4 1 (5.56%) GSM
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) C Software Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded C Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Qt
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Qt Quick
3 2 (11.11%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.11%) CAN bus
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (16.67%) OWASP
4 3 (16.67%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) Telematics
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Embedded C++
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) CISA
2 6 (33.33%) CISM
2 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) GSEC
3 5 (27.78%) GIAC
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) JTAG
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) F5
1 2 (11.11%) Lauterbach
1 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto