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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 86 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.40% 0.59% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.96% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
362 306 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 35.84% 30.06% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 266 236 345
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) sed
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware