The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.92% - -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 31.37% 16.67% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 12
Average salary £25,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.52% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £38,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Firmware
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Runcorn

Firmware
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) CAD

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Altera