The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 71 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.62% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
257 325 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.20% 33.68% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 230 276 218
Average salary £36,033 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.16% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firmware
Oxfordshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Oxford

Firmware
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) DNA
1 3 (75.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) JTAG
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) GDB
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) ASIC
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DNA
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JTAG
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago