The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 14 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 28 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 13.46% - 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 56.00% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £23,000
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 System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

System Software Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 24.04% 9.09% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 16
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £45,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 System Software 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 35 (79.55%) C
1 35 (79.55%) Automotive
2 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (59.09%) Assembly Language
4 25 (56.82%) C++
4 25 (56.82%) Embedded C
4 25 (56.82%) Embedded C++
4 25 (56.82%) Telematics
5 19 (43.18%) Validation
5 19 (43.18%) Electronics
5 19 (43.18%) EMC
6 18 (40.91%) Manufacturing
6 18 (40.91%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (36.36%) Profibus
7 16 (36.36%) CAN bus
7 16 (36.36%) TargetLink
7 16 (36.36%) MATLAB
7 16 (36.36%) Simulink
7 16 (36.36%) UML
8 10 (22.73%) Windows
8 10 (22.73%) VB
8 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
9 9 (20.45%) Freescale
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
9 9 (20.45%) NEC
9 9 (20.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (20.45%) Atmel
9 9 (20.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (36.36%) Simulink
1 16 (36.36%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (79.55%) Automotive
2 19 (43.18%) Electronics
3 18 (40.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (20.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Design Engineer
1 19 (43.18%) Electronics Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Hardware Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Telematics
2 18 (40.91%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (36.36%) CAN bus
4 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (20.45%) VHDL
4 9 (20.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (43.18%) Validation
3 16 (36.36%) UML
4 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C
2 26 (59.09%) Assembly Language
3 25 (56.82%) C++
3 25 (56.82%) Embedded C
3 25 (56.82%) Embedded C++
4 16 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 10 (22.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) VCP4
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) EMC
2 9 (20.45%) NEC
2 9 (20.45%) Mentor Graphics
2 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
2 9 (20.45%) Atmel
2 9 (20.45%) Freescale
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago