The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 132 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.11% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 1.85% 1.38% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £42,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
216 145 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.43% 8.16% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 160 129 128
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,753 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bristol

Firmware
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £40 per Diem, Travel, Accomidation
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, etc.
Posted: 11 days ago