The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank - 45 44
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.88% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category - 9.38% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.01% 9.38% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 37
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Fortran
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) SystemC
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Renesas
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenMP
1 2 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) EMC

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) SystemC
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Fortran
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Renesas
2 1 (33.33%) EMC