The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 29 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.90% - 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.54% - 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Miscellaneous Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 69 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 39.31% 33.33% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 85 60 95
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Firmware
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Derby

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Derby region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Derby

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (93.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 17 (51.52%) Manufacturing
4 15 (45.45%) C
5 14 (42.42%) C#
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) Linux
5 14 (42.42%) OpenGL
5 14 (42.42%) Device Driver
5 14 (42.42%) 3D Graphics
5 14 (42.42%) Streaming Video
5 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (42.42%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (42.42%) Visualisation
5 14 (42.42%) Direct3D
6 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 12 (36.36%) VHDL
7 11 (33.33%) Validation
8 10 (30.30%) Ethernet
8 10 (30.30%) EMC
8 10 (30.30%) Electronics
8 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
8 10 (30.30%) Marketing
8 10 (30.30%) Degree
8 10 (30.30%) QA
8 10 (30.30%) Atmel
8 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (27.27%) C++
9 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
9 9 (27.27%) Assembly Language

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Simulink
1 1 (3.03%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.03%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) WinDbg
General
1 17 (51.52%) Manufacturing
2 10 (30.30%) Electronics
2 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
2 10 (30.30%) Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Design Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Electronics Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) OpenGL
1 14 (42.42%) Direct3D
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (42.42%) Visualisation
2 14 (42.42%) Device Driver
2 14 (42.42%) 3D Graphics
2 14 (42.42%) Streaming Video
3 12 (36.36%) VHDL
4 8 (24.24%) MPEG
5 7 (21.21%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.03%) CAN bus
6 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
1 14 (42.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Validation
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) C++
3 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 9 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) EMC
1 10 (30.30%) Atmel