The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 57 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.56% - 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 7.23% - 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
West Sussex

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

System Software Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.61% 8.40% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 79 28 39
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £61,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Firmware
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Crawley

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Crawley

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 10 (90.91%) Aerospace
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (63.64%) Xilinx
3 7 (63.64%) Military
3 7 (63.64%) VHDL
3 7 (63.64%) Cadence
3 7 (63.64%) CAD
3 7 (63.64%) Electronics
3 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Avionics
3 7 (63.64%) Altera
3 7 (63.64%) DO-254
3 7 (63.64%) Line Management
4 5 (45.45%) Chip and PIN
4 5 (45.45%) PLM
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) Progress
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
7 2 (18.18%) DirectX
7 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
7 2 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) MS Project
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) Windows

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (90.91%) Aerospace
2 7 (63.64%) Military
2 7 (63.64%) Avionics
2 7 (63.64%) Electronics
2 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) VHDL
1 7 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (45.45%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) CAD
1 7 (63.64%) Line Management
2 5 (45.45%) PLM
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) DO-254
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cadence
1 7 (63.64%) Xilinx
1 7 (63.64%) Altera
2 3 (27.27%) Progress