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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 170 166 154
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.35% 0.48% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 2.12% 3.25% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 31
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
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
612 615 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.29% 14.91% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 523 520 437
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £51,000
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
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 17 April 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 +10 4 £41,250 +0.60% 2
Basingstoke +17 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Southampton -6 2 £37,500 -26.82%
Fareham +5 1 - -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (61.54%) Linux
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 19 (48.72%) C
3 18 (46.15%) Windows
4 15 (38.46%) Degree
5 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
6 13 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 11 (28.21%) Project Management
7 11 (28.21%) Electronics
8 10 (25.64%) Subversion
8 10 (25.64%) SAS
8 10 (25.64%) UML
8 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.64%) Big Data
9 9 (23.08%) Flash
9 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
9 9 (23.08%) SNMP
10 8 (20.51%) Validation
10 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 7 (17.95%) C++
11 7 (17.95%) Cognizant
11 7 (17.95%) VHDL
11 7 (17.95%) Content Management
11 7 (17.95%) Chartered Engineer
11 7 (17.95%) DO-178B
11 7 (17.95%) DO-254
11 7 (17.95%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
12 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (25.64%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) SNMP
3 4 (10.26%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) IPv6
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Big Data
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.95%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Legal
3 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Systems Support
5 5 (12.82%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Principal Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Junior
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Flash
2 4 (10.26%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
3 2 (5.13%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) XSD
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) J2EE
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) RESTful
4 1 (2.56%) JMS
4 1 (2.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) VHDL
2 6 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.26%) Smart Meter
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Verilog
4 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) CPLD
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.56%) DataPower
5 1 (2.56%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.56%) HACMP
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Fedora
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Project Management
4 10 (25.64%) UML
5 8 (20.51%) Validation
6 7 (17.95%) Content Management
7 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 4 (10.26%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.26%) Network Management
8 4 (10.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 4 (10.26%) Video Processing
9 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (2.56%) Test Planning
11 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C
2 13 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
4 7 (17.95%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.13%) Korn
8 1 (2.56%) XPath
8 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) Jython
8 1 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) RHCT
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) DO-178B
1 7 (17.95%) DO-254
2 2 (5.13%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.56%) Control-M
1 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.56%) Nmap
1 1 (2.56%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Cognizant
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.56%) Altera
5 1 (2.56%) Atmel
5 1 (2.56%) F5
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago