The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 80 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.26% 0.68% -
As % of the System Software category 10.83% 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 0
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
South East

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 Sussex region.

System Software Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
120 151 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.59% 12.77% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 136 56
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Firmware
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Firmware Salary Trend in East Sussex

Firmware
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +23 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 14 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 31 (100.00%) C
1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
1 31 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
3 17 (54.84%) C++
3 17 (54.84%) Degree
3 17 (54.84%) Computer Science
4 14 (45.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 14 (45.16%) CPLD
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Defect Tracking

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) Software Engineer
3 16 (51.61%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (51.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) FPGA Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Hardware Engineer
5 13 (41.94%) Audio Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (54.84%) Computer Science
3 14 (45.16%) CPLD
3 14 (45.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.23%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C
2 17 (54.84%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree