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 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 122 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.96% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 4.52% 7.94% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £33,750 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
221 252 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.64% 12.06% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 170 167 184
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -16 7 £46,500 +15.52% 3
High Wycombe -4 3 - - 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) C
2 8 (57.14%) Electronics
3 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
6 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
7 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) CESG
7 3 (21.43%) i2
7 3 (21.43%) CCNP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) C++
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) EMC
8 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) Mathematica
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (7.14%) Mathematics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (21.43%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (7.14%) VHDL
4 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
1 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
2 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
2 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) i2
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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