The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 16 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.75% 2.94% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 6.90% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 26.32% 42.65% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,627 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,430 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cumbria

Firmware
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £45,000 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft