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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 30 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.20% 0.98% -
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
9 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.95% 12.75% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 8
Average salary £38,163 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.19% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) CMMI
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) JTAG
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CMMI
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG