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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 161 182 165
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 24 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 3.59% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 4
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
504 696 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.13% 17.87% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 477 616 385
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Andover - 10 £44,000 -
Basingstoke +14 7 £50,000 -16.66%
Southampton +2 1 - -
Farnborough -23 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (54.00%) C
3 25 (50.00%) Degree
4 24 (48.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 18 (36.00%) C++
7 17 (34.00%) 3G
8 16 (32.00%) Electronics
9 14 (28.00%) SQL
10 12 (24.00%) Schematic Capture
11 11 (22.00%) Embedded C++
12 10 (20.00%) VHDL
12 10 (20.00%) Altera
12 10 (20.00%) Synplicity
12 10 (20.00%) Integration Testing
13 9 (18.00%) QNX
13 9 (18.00%) VxWorks
14 8 (16.00%) Linux
15 7 (14.00%) OO
15 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
15 7 (14.00%) Delphi
15 7 (14.00%) OOD
15 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
15 7 (14.00%) VoIP
15 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
15 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
15 7 (14.00%) JIRA
15 7 (14.00%) Procure-to-pay
15 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (10.00%) Apache
1 5 (10.00%) JBoss
1 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) 3G
2 7 (14.00%) VoIP
3 6 (12.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (10.00%) IPv6
5 4 (8.00%) RS-232
6 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Redis
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (14.00%) JIRA
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 16 (32.00%) Electronics
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Broadcast Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Design Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (10.00%) JAAS
1 5 (10.00%) Java EE
1 5 (10.00%) JMS
1 5 (10.00%) JMX
1 5 (10.00%) JNDI
2 4 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (6.00%) OpenCL
3 3 (6.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (20.00%) VHDL
3 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) VxWorks
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.00%) Schematic Capture
3 10 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) OOD
4 7 (14.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 6 (12.00%) High Availability
5 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (12.00%) Service Management
5 6 (12.00%) Validation
6 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) C
2 20 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 18 (36.00%) C++
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Embedded C++
6 7 (14.00%) Delphi
7 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (12.00%) Perl
8 5 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (6.00%) Python
10 2 (4.00%) C#
10 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Altera
1 10 (20.00%) Synplicity
2 9 (18.00%) QNX
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Atmel
5 1 (2.00%) F5
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago