The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 45 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 26 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.11% 4.83% -
As % of the System Software category 41.94% 38.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 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
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.79% 12.39% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 44
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 23 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 52 (88.14%) C
2 47 (79.66%) Automotive
3 43 (72.88%) Software Engineering
4 42 (71.19%) C++
5 40 (67.80%) Embedded C
6 36 (61.02%) Embedded C++
6 36 (61.02%) Assembly Language
6 36 (61.02%) Telematics
7 29 (49.15%) Electronics
8 25 (42.37%) EMC
8 25 (42.37%) Validation
9 24 (40.68%) MATLAB
9 24 (40.68%) Simulink
9 24 (40.68%) UML
9 24 (40.68%) TargetLink
10 22 (37.29%) Profibus
10 22 (37.29%) CAN bus
11 21 (35.59%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (27.12%) Windows
13 15 (25.42%) NEC
13 15 (25.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
13 15 (25.42%) Fujitsu
13 15 (25.42%) Atmel
13 15 (25.42%) Mentor Graphics
13 15 (25.42%) Freescale
13 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (22.03%) VB
15 12 (20.34%) Manufacturing
16 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 24 (40.68%) Simulink
1 24 (40.68%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.08%) GDB
General
1 47 (79.66%) Automotive
2 29 (49.15%) Electronics
3 12 (20.34%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.47%) Military
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Software Engineer
1 27 (45.76%) Design Engineer
2 25 (42.37%) Electronics Engineer
3 24 (40.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (35.59%) Hardware Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Junior
6 2 (3.39%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) OpenGL
1 3 (5.08%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Telematics
2 22 (37.29%) CAN bus
3 21 (35.59%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (25.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (16.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (11.86%) VHDL
7 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.08%) Device Driver
8 3 (5.08%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (5.08%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Software Engineering
2 25 (42.37%) Validation
3 24 (40.68%) UML
4 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) C
2 42 (71.19%) C++
3 40 (67.80%) Embedded C
4 36 (61.02%) Embedded C++
4 36 (61.02%) Assembly Language
5 24 (40.68%) MATLAB
6 13 (22.03%) VB
7 3 (5.08%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) VC++
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) EMC
2 15 (25.42%) NEC
2 15 (25.42%) Mentor Graphics
2 15 (25.42%) Fujitsu
2 15 (25.42%) Atmel
2 15 (25.42%) Freescale
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago