The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 25 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.52% - 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.61% 10.77% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +3.67%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Firmware
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Dundee

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) OpenWrt
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (50.00%) Atmel
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Android
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) WinDbg
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) SQLite
6 2 (25.00%) Qt
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
7 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) WinDbg
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) OpenWrt
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
4 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Atmel