The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank - 62 67
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.28% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category - 26.53% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Leicestershire

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

System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.21% 8.58% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 38
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Leicester

Firmware
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago