The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 169 162 152
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 23 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 1.23% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,700 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1154 1059 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.66% 33.40% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 930 916 703
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Firmware
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -14 10 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Northamptonshire -7 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 1 - - 1
Derbyshire -17 1 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) AIX
2 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 14 (40.00%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) IBM
5 12 (34.29%) HP
6 9 (25.71%) C
6 9 (25.71%) Degree
7 8 (22.86%) VHDL
8 7 (20.00%) C++
9 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Validation
9 5 (14.29%) Electronics
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) Python
9 5 (14.29%) EMC
9 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 4 (11.43%) System Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
10 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) MPEG
10 4 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (11.43%) Linux
10 4 (11.43%) TestPartner
11 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.57%) ISEB
11 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (8.57%) Time Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (11.43%) TestPartner
General
1 5 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Design Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) VHDL
2 4 (11.43%) MPEG
3 2 (5.71%) LPAR
4 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) SUSE
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
1 5 (14.29%) Validation
1 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 4 (11.43%) System Testing
2 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
4 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) C
2 7 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) IBM
4 12 (34.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Atmel
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Wilkinson
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago