The 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 83 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.46% 0.81% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.59% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Firmware
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
340 347 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.97% 31.37% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 257 275 283
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 22 September 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
Chelmsford -2 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Maldon - 1 £26,500 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (76.92%) C
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Electronics
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 3 (23.08%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (15.38%) Automotive
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) LabVIEW
7 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
7 2 (15.38%) Intel
7 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) HNC
7 2 (15.38%) HND
7 2 (15.38%) Green Hills
7 2 (15.38%) IEC 61508
7 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (7.69%) Lync
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Change Control
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Coaching

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LabVIEW
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (15.38%) Automotive
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Platform Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HNC
2 2 (15.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Intel
1 2 (15.38%) Green Hills
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SolidWorks
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