The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 47 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.18% 4.71% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
100 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.58% 21.96% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 87 42 44
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,143 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Devon

Firmware
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Plymouth -2 5 £42,500 -26.08%
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 10 (71.43%) C
1 10 (71.43%) C++
1 10 (71.43%) UML
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) Electronics
3 7 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) CCA
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
6 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) MCP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) 802.15
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Electronics
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) UML
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) OOD
9 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) CCA
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
1 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Dell
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) VMware