The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 88 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 1.53% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 5.20% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
281 327 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.40% 29.51% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 229 268 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Firmware
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Essex

Firmware
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Basildon - 2 £43,500 -
Chelmsford - 2 £40,500 - 1
Colchester -18 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
6 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Intel
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Platform Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Intel
1 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: £42k - £48k
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago