The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 28 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 0.75% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 2.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £34,000 £41,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.47% 25.19% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £75,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Firmware
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Firmware
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC