Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 76
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.23% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category - 1.29% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Merseyside median annual salary - £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -38.10% +5.00%
North West median annual salary £48,750 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +31.76% -12.94% +8.97%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 131 232 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.27% 17.87% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 98
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +25.00% -9.93%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £53,625
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.97%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Merseyside

Firmware
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Merseyside