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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 13.04%
As % of the System Software category - - 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
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
19 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 27.94% 16.33% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £21,000 £24,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -29.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £38,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Altera