The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 103 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 0.18% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 8.54% 1.89% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £40,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £46,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 212 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.79% 9.36% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 120 157 174
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +28 6 £37,500 -13.29% 1
Buckingham - 6 £36,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 22 (84.62%) C
1 22 (84.62%) Electronics
2 18 (69.23%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 13 (50.00%) EMC
4 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
5 12 (46.15%) Assembly Language
6 11 (42.31%) RFID
6 11 (42.31%) RS-232
6 11 (42.31%) RS-485
7 10 (38.46%) Degree
8 9 (34.62%) C++
9 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
9 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Subversion
11 4 (15.38%) Mechatronics
11 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
11 4 (15.38%) Automotive
12 3 (11.54%) Process Management
12 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
12 3 (11.54%) GSM
12 3 (11.54%) B2B
12 3 (11.54%) B2C
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
13 2 (7.69%) Raspberry Pi
13 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Radio
13 2 (7.69%) Mentoring

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (42.31%) RFID
2 11 (42.31%) RS-232
2 11 (42.31%) RS-485
3 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
4 3 (11.54%) GSM
5 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (84.62%) Electronics
2 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 4 (15.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) C Software Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
4 10 (38.46%) Assembler Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Mechatronics
4 2 (7.69%) Arduino
4 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (7.69%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) B2B
2 3 (11.54%) B2C
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
2 3 (11.54%) Process Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C
2 12 (46.15%) Assembly Language
2 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
3 9 (34.62%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Dell
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
2 2 (7.69%) Nortel
2 2 (7.69%) Sun
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