The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Firmware
Northamptonshire

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

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.90% 9.50% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) LabWindows
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google