The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 79 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.39% 0.37% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.24% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £40,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
377 288 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.73% 26.84% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 288 249 282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firmware
Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Firmware
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 17 (73.91%) C
2 16 (69.57%) Electronics
3 11 (47.83%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
4 10 (43.48%) Signal Processing
4 10 (43.48%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) HP
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) IBM
7 4 (17.39%) AIX
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) C#
8 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) IIS
8 3 (13.04%) Assembly Language
8 3 (13.04%) WinForms
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Android
8 3 (13.04%) iPhone
8 3 (13.04%) Atmel
9 2 (8.70%) F5
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) GPRS
2 2 (8.70%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (69.57%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Firmware Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Development Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) C Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) WinForms
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.04%) iPhone
3 2 (8.70%) Telematics
4 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
1 10 (43.48%) Signal Processing
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C
2 11 (47.83%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
1 4 (17.39%) HP
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) Atmel
3 2 (8.70%) F5
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Altera