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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 77 70 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.27% 2.27% -
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 22.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 0
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Firmware is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 85 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 5.65% 10.17% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 85 76
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Firmware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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

Firmware
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) CPLD
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development

Firmware
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) CPLD
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C