The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 95 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% - 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 1.05% - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 100 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.19% 8.78% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 82 138
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £45,000 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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