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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 80 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% - 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 4.05% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
74 98 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.64% 10.36% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 71 87 91
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Oxford

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) JTAG
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) GDB
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Social Network
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) GDB
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Social Network
3 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) JTAG
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware