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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 33 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.78% 7.12% -
As % of the System Software category 57.89% 63.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
57 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 18.63% 11.15% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Derby region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Derby

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (85.48%) C
2 50 (80.65%) Automotive
3 46 (74.19%) Software Engineering
4 42 (67.74%) C++
4 42 (67.74%) Embedded C
5 39 (62.90%) Embedded C++
5 39 (62.90%) Telematics
6 36 (58.06%) Assembly Language
7 30 (48.39%) Electronics
8 28 (45.16%) Validation
8 28 (45.16%) EMC
9 26 (41.94%) Embedded Systems
10 22 (35.48%) UML
10 22 (35.48%) MATLAB
10 22 (35.48%) Simulink
10 22 (35.48%) Profibus
10 22 (35.48%) CAN bus
10 22 (35.48%) TargetLink
11 17 (27.42%) Mentor Graphics
11 17 (27.42%) Fujitsu
11 17 (27.42%) Atmel
11 17 (27.42%) Freescale
11 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (27.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (27.42%) NEC
11 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
12 15 (24.19%) Manufacturing
13 14 (22.58%) Windows
14 12 (19.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 11 (17.74%) VB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (35.48%) Simulink
1 22 (35.48%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) WinDbg
2 3 (4.84%) GDB
General
1 50 (80.65%) Automotive
2 30 (48.39%) Electronics
3 15 (24.19%) Manufacturing
4 7 (11.29%) Military
5 2 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Design Engineer
2 28 (45.16%) Electronics Engineer
3 26 (41.94%) Hardware Engineer
4 25 (40.32%) Software Engineer
5 22 (35.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Junior
7 2 (3.23%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) OpenGL
1 3 (4.84%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 39 (62.90%) Telematics
2 26 (41.94%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (35.48%) CAN bus
4 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (27.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (19.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (14.52%) VHDL
7 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
8 3 (4.84%) Device Driver
8 3 (4.84%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (4.84%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Software Engineering
2 28 (45.16%) Validation
3 22 (35.48%) UML
4 11 (17.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) C
2 42 (67.74%) C++
2 42 (67.74%) Embedded C
3 39 (62.90%) Embedded C++
4 36 (58.06%) Assembly Language
5 22 (35.48%) MATLAB
6 11 (17.74%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) C#
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) EMC
2 17 (27.42%) NEC
2 17 (27.42%) Mentor Graphics
2 17 (27.42%) Fujitsu
2 17 (27.42%) Atmel
2 17 (27.42%) Freescale
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