The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.22% 1.37% -
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 30.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.48% 4.47% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 12 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Firmware
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Junior
1 5 (83.33%) Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco