The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 81 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 0.12% -
As % of the System Software category 3.28% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Firmware
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 98 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.41% 12.11% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 79
Average salary £29,250 £49,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.30% +35.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 System Software 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JTAG
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) GDB
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) GDB
2 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JTAG
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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