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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 75 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.67% - 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 84 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.11% 9.82% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99 75 44
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £27,318
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Towcester - 5 £36,500 - 1
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (77.78%) Electronics
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (55.56%) MCAD
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 5 (55.56%) LabWindows
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) VB6
4 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (44.44%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) DTS
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
5 2 (22.22%) Military
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (55.56%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Military
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Database Security
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) MCAD
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
Northampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Posted: 27 days ago