The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 50 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.65% - 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% - 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.92% 5.26% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 29
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Malvern - 1 £25,000 -
Worcester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Firmware
West Midlands

Firmware
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Military
3 2 (40.00%) VHDL
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Validation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (40.00%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
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