The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 75 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.93% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 2.40% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £26,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Firmware
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
269 250 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.43% 30.41% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 236 221 243
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Cheltenham -6 6 £26,500 -41.11% 1
Tewkesbury +9 1 £35,000 +37.25%
Gloucester - 1 £30,000 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) UML
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) Physics
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) Linux

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Junior
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Design Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Junior C++ Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior C Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Physics
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) UML
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
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