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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category - 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
134 54 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.61% 5.27% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 115 39 101
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree