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 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
16 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 28.07% 25.71% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 7
Average salary £34,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
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