The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 40 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.38% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.65% 39.74% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 109
Average salary £38,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 20 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (60.00%) Altera
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Altera