The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.20% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.23% 7.66% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Firmware
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Somerset

Firmware
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) C