The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 170 170 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.23% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 2.61% 1.65% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 38
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
690 484 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.94% 13.66% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 613 390 474
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Havant - 9 £37,500 -
Gosport -10 2 - -
Basingstoke +2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Lymington - 1 £50,000 - 1
Southampton - 1 £37,500 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 25 (60.98%) Linux
3 19 (46.34%) C
4 17 (41.46%) Windows
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
7 14 (34.15%) Embedded C
7 14 (34.15%) Degree
8 12 (29.27%) UML
8 12 (29.27%) Subversion
8 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
8 12 (29.27%) Big Data
9 11 (26.83%) SAS
9 11 (26.83%) Project Management
10 10 (24.39%) Perl
11 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
11 9 (21.95%) Flash
11 9 (21.95%) SNMP
11 9 (21.95%) Electronics
12 8 (19.51%) Validation
13 7 (17.07%) Content Management
13 7 (17.07%) Cognizant
13 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
13 7 (17.07%) Chartered Engineer
13 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.07%) DO-178B
13 7 (17.07%) DO-254
13 7 (17.07%) Rational DOORS
14 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
14 6 (14.63%) MS Office

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (26.83%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
1 3 (7.32%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) SNMP
3 3 (7.32%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) FTP
4 2 (4.88%) HTTP
4 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Big Data
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Subversion
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.07%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.95%) Electronics
2 6 (14.63%) Legal
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Systems Support
5 4 (9.76%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Principal Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Flash
2 4 (9.76%) SOAP
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
4 2 (4.88%) JSON
4 2 (4.88%) WCF
4 2 (4.88%) WPF
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
4 2 (4.88%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) JMS
4 2 (4.88%) WSDL
4 2 (4.88%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.88%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) XSD
4 2 (4.88%) XSLT
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
2 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.20%) VHDL
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.32%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) DataPower
4 2 (4.88%) HACMP
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) CPLD
5 1 (2.44%) Verilog
5 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Fedora
3 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (7.32%) CentOS
3 3 (7.32%) Scientific Linux
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) UML
4 11 (26.83%) Project Management
5 8 (19.51%) Validation
6 7 (17.07%) Content Management
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) Change Management
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 5 (12.20%) Signal Processing
9 4 (9.76%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (9.76%) Video Processing
10 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) Network Management
10 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
11 2 (4.88%) SOA
11 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) C
2 14 (34.15%) Embedded C
3 10 (24.39%) Perl
4 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.63%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) Assembly Language
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Korn
8 2 (4.88%) XPath
8 2 (4.88%) Jython
8 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.88%) C#
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) DO-178B
1 7 (17.07%) DO-254
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.88%) Control-M
1 2 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (4.88%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Cognizant
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Intel
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago