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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 19 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 26 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 12.56% - 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 60.47% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.77% 11.57% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 24
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
2 29 (76.32%) C
3 25 (65.79%) Automotive
4 22 (57.89%) Assembly Language
5 21 (55.26%) Embedded C
5 21 (55.26%) C++
6 18 (47.37%) Embedded C++
6 18 (47.37%) Telematics
7 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
8 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (34.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (34.21%) Validation
9 13 (34.21%) Electronics
9 13 (34.21%) EMC
10 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
10 12 (31.58%) Simulink
10 12 (31.58%) UML
10 12 (31.58%) Profibus
10 12 (31.58%) CAN bus
10 12 (31.58%) TargetLink
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 9 (23.68%) VHDL
12 9 (23.68%) Military
13 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (18.42%) VB
14 6 (15.79%) NEC
14 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
14 6 (15.79%) Mentor Graphics
14 6 (15.79%) Atmel

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (31.58%) Simulink
1 12 (31.58%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (65.79%) Automotive
2 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
3 13 (34.21%) Electronics
4 9 (23.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Hardware Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Electronics Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Design Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Direct3D
1 4 (10.53%) OpenGL
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Telematics
2 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (34.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (31.58%) CAN bus
5 9 (23.68%) VHDL
6 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Device Driver
7 4 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (10.53%) Streaming Video
8 3 (7.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) Validation
3 12 (31.58%) UML
4 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C
2 22 (57.89%) Assembly Language
3 21 (55.26%) Embedded C
3 21 (55.26%) C++
4 18 (47.37%) Embedded C++
5 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
6 7 (18.42%) VB
7 4 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) EMC
2 6 (15.79%) NEC
2 6 (15.79%) Mentor Graphics
2 6 (15.79%) Atmel
2 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu
2 6 (15.79%) Freescale
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