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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 96 117 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.48% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 5.32% 0.66% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
94 152 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.05% 10.70% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 137 49
Average salary £39,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Brighton +19 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (35.71%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) GSM
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (21.43%) CPLD
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) 2G
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) 3G
4 2 (14.29%) RFID
5 1 (7.14%) QNX
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) VC++
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 1 (7.14%) VHDL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) GSM
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (14.29%) 2G
2 2 (14.29%) 3G
2 2 (14.29%) RFID
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (21.43%) CPLD
1 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) QNX
2 1 (7.14%) Xilinx
2 1 (7.14%) Altera