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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 28.57% - -
As % of the System Software category 80.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 35.71% 22.22% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Firmware
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the Highlands

Firmware
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Inverness - 4 £52,500 -
Firmware
Scotland

Firmware
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Real Time Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree