The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.58% 5.48% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 48
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
Stafford - 1 £35,000 -
Firmware
West Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
1 3 (42.86%) Simulink
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Altera
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 2 (28.57%) IEC 61508
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) PVCS
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Stateflow
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Perforce
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (14.29%) Verilog
3 1 (14.29%) MKS
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Android

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (42.86%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Stateflow
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PVCS
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Android Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Altera
2 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
3 1 (14.29%) Perforce
3 1 (14.29%) MKS
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