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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 52 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.16% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 4.67% 15.79% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
107 19 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 24.88% 4.57% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 94 15 51
Average salary £46,000 £49,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.07% +16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £27,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Cadence
1 5 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 5 (100.00%) Altera
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
1 5 (100.00%) DO-254
2 3 (60.00%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) PLM
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (40.00%) MS Project
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (60.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) PLM
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cadence
1 5 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 5 (100.00%) Altera