The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 12 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 1.67% 3.20% 6.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 11.76% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Miscellaneous Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 28.33% 27.20% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 21
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Firmware
West Lothian

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Firmware
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Livingston

Firmware
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft