The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 22 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.05% 1.32% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 11.76% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Firmware
Essex

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

System Software Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.26% 11.18% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 24
Average salary £55,000 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Firmware
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA C