The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 54 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.32% 0.90% -
As % of the System Software category 8.57% 9.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
70 53 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.35% 9.50% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 84
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 System Software 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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Ipswich +5 4 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Stowmarket - 2 - -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) VHDL
3 2 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Flash
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MPEG
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) DVB
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (33.33%) Robotics
3 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) FPGA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) MPEG
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (33.33%) Robotics
1 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago