The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 59 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% - 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Firmware
Tyne and Wear

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

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.76% 14.83% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 26
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firmware
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firmware
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago