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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 29 33
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - 0.88% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category - 7.14% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
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
42 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.73% 12.28% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 14
Average salary £31,500 £39,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.74% +28.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) OrCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-422

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-422
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate