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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - - 3.57%
As % of the System Software category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 1.69% 11.94% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £25,500 £27,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -27.02%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree