The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 127 118 154
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 5.30% 1.99% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
264 251 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.14% 13.03% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 205 186 256
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hemel Hempstead - 14 - -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) C
3 14 (82.35%) C++
3 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
3 14 (82.35%) Strategic Planning
3 14 (82.35%) Marketing
3 14 (82.35%) QA
3 14 (82.35%) Business Development
3 14 (82.35%) Product Management
3 14 (82.35%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
5 10 (58.82%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
5 10 (58.82%) Android
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) Assembly Language
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Phone
7 4 (23.53%) Android Studio
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) WebSockets
7 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
7 4 (23.53%) OOP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) Android Studio
General
1 14 (82.35%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
1 4 (23.53%) CSS3
1 4 (23.53%) WebSockets
1 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Android
3 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Phone
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
1 14 (82.35%) Strategic Planning
1 14 (82.35%) Business Development
1 14 (82.35%) Product Management
1 14 (82.35%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
1 14 (82.35%) C
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Assembly Language
4 4 (23.53%) VB6
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
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