The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 73 60
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.15% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.47% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
187 212 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.06% 32.47% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 132 194 146
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Firmware
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Suffolk

Firmware
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Signal Processing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree