The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 25 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.06% - 3.92%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £39,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
North West

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

System Software Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 12.77% 4.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 9
Average salary £50,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 System Software 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 21 April 2015. 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
Kendal - 1 £39,000 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) CPLD
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) CPLD
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx