The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 61 70
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.40% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category - 12.86% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Firmware
Surrey

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

System Software Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
116 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.52% 10.92% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 86 61 49
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,818 £20,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 System Software 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 8 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++