Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 111
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.093% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category - 0.58% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Dorset median annual salary - £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -18.95%
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -7.06%

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 Dorset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 147 172 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 13.29% 15.96% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 128 165 192
Dorset median annual salary £34,000 £31,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.80% +8.70% -17.86%
10th Percentile £17,500 £17,350 £16,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £47,375
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,700
% change year-on-year +8.57% -1.96% +3.48%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Dorset

Firmware
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Dorset