The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 70 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.33% 0.77% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 2.53% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
221 237 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.23% 30.50% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 174 197 290
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,939 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Guildford

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (80.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) C
2 15 (75.00%) VHDL
3 14 (70.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (70.00%) Image Processing
3 14 (70.00%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C
3 14 (70.00%) Device Driver
3 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
4 13 (65.00%) Embedded C++
5 10 (50.00%) Electronics
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) Physics
8 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) Project Management
11 2 (10.00%) Java
11 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
12 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
12 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
12 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
12 1 (5.00%) VLAN
12 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
12 1 (5.00%) Regression Analysis
12 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
12 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) VHDL
2 14 (70.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (70.00%) Device Driver
3 8 (40.00%) Physics
4 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Image Processing
1 14 (70.00%) Kalman Filter
1 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) C
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C
4 13 (65.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
1 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (5.00%) Altera
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago