The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 53 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.32% 1.20% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% 5.56% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Firmware
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.87% 21.56% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 28
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -28.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Firmware
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Farnborough

Firmware
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Atmel
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atmel