Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 113 121
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.11% 0.49% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 5.97% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +90.00%
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +90.00%

Firmware is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 112 134 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.30% 8.20% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 101 133 140
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +7.69% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +16.88% +4.76% +9.70%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Brighton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) CPLD
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Audio Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CPLD
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C