The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.68% - -
As % of the System Software category 20.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £40,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Firmware
East Sussex

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

System Software Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 69 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.18% 7.52% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 68 53 16
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Brighton

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Brighton

Firmware
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 25 (100.00%) C
1 25 (100.00%) Electronics
1 25 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (64.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (64.00%) CPLD
3 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

General
1 25 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (64.00%) Audio Engineer
2 16 (64.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 16 (64.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (64.00%) CPLD
2 16 (64.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree