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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.31% - 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.42% - 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
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 Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
203 164 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.22% 21.98% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 141 118 92
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Firmware
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Dorset

Firmware
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 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
Poole - 11 £47,500 - 3
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (100.00%) Electronics
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (81.82%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Line Management
3 7 (63.64%) Back Office
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (63.64%) French Language
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Smartcard
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
General
1 11 (100.00%) Electronics
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) French Language
2 7 (63.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Smartcard
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Line Management
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago