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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 80 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.84% 0.080% -
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
84 118 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.07% 9.39% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 104 46
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) GSM
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) 3G
3 2 (16.67%) RFID
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) 2G
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (8.33%) VHDL
4 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (8.33%) CPLD
4 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Altera
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
4 1 (8.33%) QNX
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) GSM
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) 2G
2 2 (16.67%) 3G
2 2 (16.67%) RFID
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) CPLD
2 1 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) QNX
2 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (8.33%) Altera
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago