The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 19 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.19% 3.38% 5.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 12.50% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 28.57% 27.03% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 26
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
Scotland

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston +15 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Firmware
Scotland

Firmware
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
West Lothian
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago