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 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 27 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 26 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.77% - 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 39.39% - 6.06%
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
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
66 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.19% 8.63% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 32
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £23,300 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £64,000 £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 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 29 January 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 - 26 £40,000 - 6
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 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 Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 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
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago