The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 79 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.26% 1.11% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 3.77% 8.93% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 112 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.94% 12.49% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 107 63
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,550 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Leicester +22 2 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Video Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Video Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago