The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 23.13% 15.89% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 43
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,250 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Firmware
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Stevenage

Firmware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Back Office
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
1 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (75.00%) Back Office
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Microwave Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) RF Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) RF Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree