The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 18 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 50 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 1.42% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.80% 26.06% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 193 77 53
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
Hertfordshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Watford

Firmware
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB