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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 59 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.75% 0.57% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 10.53% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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
105 19 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 26.18% 5.41% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 95 15 54
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £43,450 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £59,000 £54,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 7 (100.00%) CAD
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (100.00%) Military
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Cadence
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 7 (100.00%) Avionics
1 7 (100.00%) Altera
1 7 (100.00%) DO-254
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (71.43%) PLM
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (28.57%) MS Project
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (100.00%) Military
1 7 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (71.43%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CAD
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) PLM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cadence
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 7 (100.00%) Altera