The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 108 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
628 615 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.51% 36.83% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 479 544 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £51,250 - 2
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (80.00%) C
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) JTAG
3 6 (60.00%) GDB
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (40.00%) Physics
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) ASIC
6 3 (30.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Flash
7 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) GPRS
2 1 (10.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) GDB
2 6 (60.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) XML-RPC
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) ASIC
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
The Science and Technology Facilities Council
Posted: 19 days ago