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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 213 216 215
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 47 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 5.22% 4.83% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 30
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £23,329
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
900 993 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.16% 12.49% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 668 816 682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +4 17 £63,750 +71.14% 16
Hertfordshire +5 14 £46,000 -3.15% 1
Essex -1 9 £43,250 +15.33% 4
Suffolk +4 7 £21,500 - 2
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 74 (73.27%) C
2 60 (59.41%) C++
3 50 (49.50%) Windows
4 44 (43.56%) Linux
5 39 (38.61%) Java
6 34 (33.66%) Software Engineering
7 27 (26.73%) Python
8 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
8 22 (21.78%) HTML
9 18 (17.82%) Electronics
9 18 (17.82%) Finance
10 17 (16.83%) PHP
11 16 (15.84%) CSS
11 16 (15.84%) Embedded C
11 16 (15.84%) Marketing
11 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
11 16 (15.84%) Android
11 16 (15.84%) HTML5
11 16 (15.84%) CSS3
11 16 (15.84%) WebSockets
12 15 (14.85%) Apple iOS
12 15 (14.85%) Degree
12 15 (14.85%) Perl
13 14 (13.86%) Technical Analysis
14 11 (10.89%) Bash Shell
14 11 (10.89%) Regular Expression
14 11 (10.89%) Web Development
15 10 (9.90%) C#
16 9 (8.91%) Cisco
16 9 (8.91%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.99%) CloudStack
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.94%) Wireless
2 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
2 5 (4.95%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.95%) SAN
3 4 (3.96%) DNS
4 3 (2.97%) DHCP
4 3 (2.97%) SSH
4 3 (2.97%) NAS
5 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.99%) Internet
6 1 (0.99%) 3G
6 1 (0.99%) HTTP
6 1 (0.99%) IGMP
6 1 (0.99%) RTSP
6 1 (0.99%) Network Security
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.99%) 2G
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
2 2 (1.98%) GCC
2 2 (1.98%) GDB
2 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (17.82%) Electronics
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Marketing
3 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.93%) Retail
4 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (44.55%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) Software Developer
2 26 (25.74%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Graduate
5 8 (7.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Software Design Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Embedded Software Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Embedded C Developer
8 4 (3.96%) C Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) HTML
2 16 (15.84%) HTML5
2 16 (15.84%) CSS3
2 16 (15.84%) WebSockets
2 16 (15.84%) CSS
3 11 (10.89%) Regular Expression
4 6 (5.94%) .NET
4 6 (5.94%) Web Services
5 2 (1.98%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.99%) MFC
6 1 (0.99%) QML
6 1 (0.99%) Flash
6 1 (0.99%) Middleware
6 1 (0.99%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.99%) Spring
6 1 (0.99%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.93%) Physics
3 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.93%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.96%) Replication
5 4 (3.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.97%) Mechatronics
6 3 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.98%) iSeries
7 2 (1.98%) LPAR
7 2 (1.98%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.98%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.98%) VHDL
7 2 (1.98%) AS400
8 1 (0.99%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.50%) Windows
2 44 (43.56%) Linux
3 16 (15.84%) Android
4 15 (14.85%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.96%) UNIX
6 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.97%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.98%) VMS
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.86%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (10.89%) Web Development
4 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.94%) Migration
4 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (4.95%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (4.95%) SDLC
6 4 (3.96%) Low Latency
6 4 (3.96%) Scrum
6 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.96%) Business Development
7 3 (2.97%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (2.97%) Time Management
7 3 (2.97%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.97%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.97%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (73.27%) C
2 60 (59.41%) C++
3 39 (38.61%) Java
4 27 (26.73%) Python
5 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.83%) PHP
7 16 (15.84%) Embedded C
8 15 (14.85%) Perl
9 11 (10.89%) Bash Shell
10 10 (9.90%) C#
11 8 (7.92%) Assembly Language
12 6 (5.94%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.97%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.98%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) MCSE
2 4 (3.96%) PhD
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) HNC
4 1 (0.99%) HND
4 1 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) JTAG
3 1 (0.99%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.95%) vSphere
4 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.97%) SRDF
6 2 (1.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) SnapMirror
1 2 (1.98%) SnapVault
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Cisco
1 9 (8.91%) VMware
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) HP
3 6 (5.94%) Fujitsu
4 4 (3.96%) Xilinx
5 3 (2.97%) Brocade
5 3 (2.97%) Dell
5 3 (2.97%) EMC
6 2 (1.98%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) NetApp
6 2 (1.98%) Veritas
6 2 (1.98%) QNX
6 2 (1.98%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.99%) Perforce
7 1 (0.99%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) IronPort
7 1 (0.99%) Altera
7 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: competitive
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Absolute Solution
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens, International Company
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Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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