The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 1.41% 3.57% -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Staffordshire

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

System Software Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 11.27% 17.86% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 1
Average salary £39,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Stafford

Firmware
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (50.00%) Altera