The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.70%
As % of the System Software category - - 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Firmware
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 83 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.47% 16.02% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 61 60
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £31,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 System Software 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 13 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree