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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 130 135 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 0.92% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
131 217 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.61% 11.14% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 110 183 137
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firmware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago