The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 59 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.09% - 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 3.97% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Firmware
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.40% 10.57% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 140 57 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,125 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.35% -8.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Swindon

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firmware
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
1 7 (87.50%) Bluetooth
1 7 (87.50%) ASIC
1 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) Wideband
2 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
2 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Billing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (87.50%) Bluetooth
2 6 (75.00%) Wideband
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Firmware Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) ASIC
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
2 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BT