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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 23 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.54% 7.33% -
As % of the System Software category 53.49% 61.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
43 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 14.10% 12.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 49 (87.50%) C
2 46 (82.14%) Automotive
3 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
4 39 (69.64%) C++
4 39 (69.64%) Embedded C
5 36 (64.29%) Embedded C++
5 36 (64.29%) Telematics
6 35 (62.50%) Assembly Language
7 26 (46.43%) Electronics
8 24 (42.86%) EMC
8 24 (42.86%) Validation
9 22 (39.29%) UML
9 22 (39.29%) MATLAB
9 22 (39.29%) Simulink
9 22 (39.29%) TargetLink
9 22 (39.29%) Profibus
9 22 (39.29%) CAN bus
10 21 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (25.00%) NEC
11 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 14 (25.00%) Freescale
11 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
11 14 (25.00%) Fujitsu
11 14 (25.00%) Atmel
12 13 (23.21%) Windows
13 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
14 10 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 10 (17.86%) VB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (39.29%) Simulink
1 22 (39.29%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.36%) GDB
General
1 46 (82.14%) Automotive
2 26 (46.43%) Electronics
3 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.93%) Military
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Design Engineer
2 25 (44.64%) Software Engineer
3 24 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
4 22 (39.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (37.50%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Junior
7 2 (3.57%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) OpenGL
1 3 (5.36%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 36 (64.29%) Telematics
2 22 (39.29%) CAN bus
3 21 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (12.50%) VHDL
7 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.36%) Device Driver
8 3 (5.36%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (5.36%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
2 24 (42.86%) Validation
3 22 (39.29%) UML
4 10 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) C
2 39 (69.64%) C++
2 39 (69.64%) Embedded C
3 36 (64.29%) Embedded C++
4 35 (62.50%) Assembly Language
5 22 (39.29%) MATLAB
6 10 (17.86%) VB
7 3 (5.36%) C#
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) EMC
2 14 (25.00%) NEC
2 14 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 14 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 14 (25.00%) Atmel
2 14 (25.00%) Freescale
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