The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank - 107 86
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category - 2.80% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 107 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.63% 7.11% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 60
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £51,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Firmware
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Beehive
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) LAN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Beehive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware