The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 78 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 0.95% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 8.00% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 75 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.40% 11.92% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 91
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Firmware
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Coventry

Firmware
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago