The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 193 186 243
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +57
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 61 62 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.94% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 7.12% 7.99% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
857 776 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.96% 11.71% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 678 613 822
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the East of England

Firmware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 27 £45,000 -14.28% 19
Hertfordshire -9 14 - - 5
Essex -15 14 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Suffolk -3 3 £40,000 - 1
Norfolk -1 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +5 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 66 (65.35%) C
2 62 (61.39%) Software Engineering
3 51 (50.50%) C++
4 41 (40.59%) Degree
5 27 (26.73%) Linux
6 26 (25.74%) Windows
7 24 (23.76%) Java
8 22 (21.78%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (20.79%) Electronics
10 20 (19.80%) C#
10 20 (19.80%) Python
11 19 (18.81%) Computer Science
12 16 (15.84%) Algorithms
13 15 (14.85%) Assembly Language
14 14 (13.86%) Manufacturing
14 14 (13.86%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (13.86%) Technical Analysis
14 14 (13.86%) QA
14 14 (13.86%) Android
14 14 (13.86%) Marketing
14 14 (13.86%) Business Development
14 14 (13.86%) Product Management
15 12 (11.88%) Embedded C
15 12 (11.88%) EMC
16 11 (10.89%) ISO 9000
16 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
16 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
17 10 (9.90%) Apple iOS
17 10 (9.90%) Physics
17 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (3.96%) CloudStack
1 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.93%) Wireless
3 6 (5.94%) SAN
4 5 (4.95%) Ethernet
4 5 (4.95%) NAS
5 3 (2.97%) VPN
5 3 (2.97%) Firewall
6 2 (1.98%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.98%) Multicast
6 2 (1.98%) DVB
6 2 (1.98%) 802.15
7 1 (0.99%) SSL
7 1 (0.99%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.99%) VLAN
7 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.96%) Android Studio
4 3 (2.97%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.98%) GCC
6 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.99%) GDB
General
1 21 (20.79%) Electronics
2 14 (13.86%) Manufacturing
2 14 (13.86%) Marketing
3 9 (8.91%) Aerospace
4 8 (7.92%) Military
5 6 (5.94%) Banking
5 6 (5.94%) Retail
6 5 (4.95%) Automotive
7 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.98%) Finance
8 2 (1.98%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (46.53%) Software Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Developer
3 11 (10.89%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Firmware Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Graduate
6 5 (4.95%) Test Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (3.96%) Storage Specialist
8 3 (2.97%) Architect
8 3 (2.97%) C Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (2.97%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (2.97%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) CSS
1 8 (7.92%) HTML
1 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) WinForms
3 4 (3.96%) HTML5
3 4 (3.96%) Regular Expression
3 4 (3.96%) CSS3
3 4 (3.96%) WebSockets
3 4 (3.96%) Flash
4 2 (1.98%) WPF
5 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (18.81%) Computer Science
3 16 (15.84%) Algorithms
4 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
5 10 (9.90%) Physics
6 8 (7.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (6.93%) VHDL
7 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.94%) Mathematics
8 6 (5.94%) Device Driver
9 5 (4.95%) Replication
9 5 (4.95%) Telematics
10 4 (3.96%) Symmetrix DMX
10 4 (3.96%) Smartphone
10 4 (3.96%) User Experience
10 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.96%) CLARiiON
10 4 (3.96%) EMC Centera
10 4 (3.96%) Verilog
10 4 (3.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.73%) Linux
2 26 (25.74%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) Android
4 10 (9.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.96%) UNIX
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (61.39%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.86%) Strategic Planning
2 14 (13.86%) Technical Analysis
2 14 (13.86%) Business Development
2 14 (13.86%) Product Management
3 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.91%) Scrum
5 7 (6.93%) ITIL
5 7 (6.93%) Configuration Management
5 7 (6.93%) Change Management
5 7 (6.93%) Signal Processing
5 7 (6.93%) Requirements Management
6 6 (5.94%) Multithreading
6 6 (5.94%) OOP
7 5 (4.95%) Validation
8 4 (3.96%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (3.96%) Web Development
8 4 (3.96%) Android Development
8 4 (3.96%) iOS Development
8 4 (3.96%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (65.35%) C
2 51 (50.50%) C++
3 24 (23.76%) Java
4 20 (19.80%) C#
4 20 (19.80%) Python
5 15 (14.85%) Assembly Language
6 12 (11.88%) Embedded C
7 8 (7.92%) MATLAB
7 8 (7.92%) PHP
8 7 (6.93%) Perl
9 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.94%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.95%) SQL
10 5 (4.95%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.96%) VB6
11 4 (3.96%) VB
11 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.97%) VBA
13 2 (1.98%) Ruby
13 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 41 (40.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) PhD
4 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) HNC
5 1 (0.99%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) PMP
5 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) QA
2 11 (10.89%) ISO 9000
3 9 (8.91%) IEC 61508
4 3 (2.97%) SLA
5 1 (0.99%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) EMC
2 10 (9.90%) Intel
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) NetApp
4 5 (4.95%) VMware
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco
6 2 (1.98%) Green Hills
6 2 (1.98%) Veeam
7 1 (0.99%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) Brocade
7 1 (0.99%) Imperva
7 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.99%) WatchGuard
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, share options, healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago