The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 35 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.52% 0.38% 3.59%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 3.23% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Firmware
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.31% 11.65% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 38
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Firmware
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Firmware Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Electronics
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Line Management
3 6 (46.15%) Replication
3 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) SRDF
4 5 (38.46%) Brocade
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Clustering
4 5 (38.46%) Low Latency
4 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
4 5 (38.46%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (38.46%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Device Driver

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) NAS
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) EMC Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Replication
3 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 5 (38.46%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
4 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
4 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (15.38%) VHDL
5 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Line Management
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Low Latency
3 4 (30.77%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) SRDF
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) Brocade
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware