The 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 79 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 0.66% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £41,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
380 304 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.58% 32.55% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 271 260 303
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 13 (72.22%) C
1 13 (72.22%) Electronics
2 10 (55.56%) Signal Processing
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) WinForms
5 3 (16.67%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) iPhone
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) IIS
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 3 (16.67%) Atmel
6 2 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) GPRS
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 13 (72.22%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Firmware Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Development Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 10 (55.56%) Signal Processing
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Atmel
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint