The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 88 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 0.83% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 2.75% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 291 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.00% 30.31% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 199 234 262
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Nottingham

Firmware
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) sed

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001