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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 71 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.57% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 19.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 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
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
72 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.04% 7.94% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 60
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,815
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £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 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 28 May 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
Loughborough - 1 - -
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
3 3 (37.50%) Video Processing
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) Video Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl
4 2 (25.00%) OpenCV
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (12.50%) Qt
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Physics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) OpenCV
3 1 (12.50%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 3 (37.50%) Video Processing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Video Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
Leicester
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