The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 181 141 156
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 4.76% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
493 357 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.27% 12.47% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 365 250 266
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C