The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.44% 0.32% -
As % of the System Software category 7.25% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firmware
South 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 Dorset region.

System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
138 52 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.91% 8.37% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 125 44 73
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 System Software 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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 27 November 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 - 8 £45,000 -
Weymouth - 2 £31,250 - 1
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (100.00%) Electronics
2 19 (90.48%) Degree
3 17 (80.95%) Embedded Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Line Management
4 11 (52.38%) Back Office
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (52.38%) French Language
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 8 (38.10%) Smartcard
5 8 (38.10%) Time Management
5 8 (38.10%) Data Management
6 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (23.81%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) VBA
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 1 (4.76%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.76%) EMC
8 1 (4.76%) CAD
8 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.76%) VHDL
8 1 (4.76%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (23.81%) MS Office
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (100.00%) Electronics
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) French Language
2 11 (52.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Engineering Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Junior
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Graduate
3 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Smartcard
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) VHDL
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.76%) CPLD
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Embedded Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Line Management
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) CAD
4 1 (4.76%) Logistics
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) SysML
4 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) VBA
2 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) EMC
1 1 (4.76%) Lattice Semiconductor
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