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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 40 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.78% - 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% - 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
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
83 90 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 32.17% 38.79% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74 80 101
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firmware
Top 27 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Altera
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Altera