The first 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 1 August 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 113 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 561 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 32.11% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 398 499 384
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firmware
South East

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
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 1 August 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 +9 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) JTAG
1 6 (85.71%) GDB
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) Games
3 4 (57.14%) Toshiba
3 4 (57.14%) Flash
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) ASIC
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) DNA
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (57.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) GDB
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) ASIC
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) DNA
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Toshiba
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago