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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 162 167 140
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 27 4 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.70% 0.12% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.98% 0.92% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 51
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.42%
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
679 434 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.67% 13.31% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 598 361 491
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 11 £37,500 -
Gosport -5 7 - -
Basingstoke -4 4 £60,000 +41.17%
Southampton - 4 £60,000 -
Winchester - 3 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £60,000 -
Lymington - 1 £50,000 - 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (50.00%) Linux
3 17 (42.50%) C
4 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.00%) Degree
5 14 (35.00%) Embedded C
6 13 (32.50%) UML
6 13 (32.50%) Windows
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (27.50%) Subversion
7 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
7 11 (27.50%) Big Data
8 10 (25.00%) SAS
9 9 (22.50%) Project Management
9 9 (22.50%) Electronics
9 9 (22.50%) Perl
10 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 8 (20.00%) Flash
10 8 (20.00%) SNMP
10 8 (20.00%) Validation
11 7 (17.50%) Content Management
11 7 (17.50%) Chartered Engineer
11 7 (17.50%) Cognizant
11 7 (17.50%) DO-178B
11 7 (17.50%) DO-254
11 7 (17.50%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
12 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.00%) Legal

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) IaaS
1 3 (7.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) SNMP
3 3 (7.50%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) FTP
4 2 (5.00%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Subversion
1 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.50%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (22.50%) Electronics
2 6 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Support
4 3 (7.50%) Principal Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Flash
2 5 (12.50%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) WCF
4 3 (7.50%) WPF
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) Ajax
4 3 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) WebGL
5 2 (5.00%) RESTful
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 2 (5.00%) JMS
5 2 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Physics
3 3 (7.50%) VHDL
3 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.00%) HACMP
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) DataPower
5 1 (2.50%) CPLD
5 1 (2.50%) Verilog
5 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Fedora
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) CentOS
3 3 (7.50%) Scientific Linux
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) UML
4 9 (22.50%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Validation
6 7 (17.50%) Content Management
7 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Network Management
9 3 (7.50%) Signal Processing
9 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
10 2 (5.00%) Change Control
10 2 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C
2 14 (35.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.00%) Jython
7 2 (5.00%) Korn
7 2 (5.00%) XPath
8 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) DO-178B
1 7 (17.50%) DO-254
2 4 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.00%) Control-M
1 2 (5.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Cognizant
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) BMC
4 1 (2.50%) Intel
4 1 (2.50%) Atmel
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago