The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 94
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category - 1.94% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 127 103 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 13.42% 10.24% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 116 75 92
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,300 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Firmware
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Essex