The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.41% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firmware
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
200 96 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.54% 19.51% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 102 45 36
Average salary £39,000 £32,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bracknell

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) NEC
2 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 6 (75.00%) MFC
2 6 (75.00%) GPRS
2 6 (75.00%) GSM
2 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Home Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) GPRS
2 6 (75.00%) GSM
2 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Home Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Android Development
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (75.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) EMC
1 6 (75.00%) NEC
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft