The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 36 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.54% - 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% - 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.06% 14.95% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 61
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +49.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bedford

Firmware
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) EMC
1 11 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 11 (100.00%) RFID
1 11 (100.00%) Electronics
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 11 (100.00%) RS-232
1 11 (100.00%) RS-485
2 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (100.00%) RFID
1 11 (100.00%) RS-232
1 11 (100.00%) RS-485
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Assembler Software Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) EMC