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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 36 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.82% 0.52% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 16.28% 3.33% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
Firmware
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.34% 15.71% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 25
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Gloucester

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Firmware
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Electronics
4 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
4 6 (46.15%) Automotive
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) MFC
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) VHDL
5 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Physics
6 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++
7 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 6 (46.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) VHDL
1 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago