Period
to 15 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 85 91
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 12 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent - 1.26% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category - 5.74% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Median annual salary - £40,000 £40,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

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 Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 55 209 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.90% 21.88% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 167 148
Median annual salary £41,500 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.81% +10.83% -1.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +8.75%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Kent

Firmware
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in Kent.

Salary trend for Firmware in Kent