The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 22 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.90% - 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -2.81%
Firmware
West Sussex

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

System Software Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.42% 3.88% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Gatwick

Firmware
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress