The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 25 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.69% - 3.30%
As % of the System Software category 10.53% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £41,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
Firmware
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.10% 27.39% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 18
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Abingdon

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Firmware
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft