The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 58 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 9 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.46% 1.51% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.38% 6.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
122 149 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.74% 25.00% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 108 114 112
Average salary £39,000 £33,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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 27 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Electronics
2 8 (72.73%) Validation
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) MFC
5 1 (9.09%) PVCS
5 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 1 (9.09%) Perforce
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) PVCS
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (81.82%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Perforce
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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