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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 28 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 30 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.20% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 37.97% 1.75% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
79 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.32% 9.91% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 39
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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 +37 30 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (84.91%) C
1 45 (84.91%) Automotive
2 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
3 33 (62.26%) Telematics
3 33 (62.26%) C++
3 33 (62.26%) Embedded C
3 33 (62.26%) Embedded C++
4 32 (60.38%) Assembly Language
5 25 (47.17%) EMC
5 25 (47.17%) Electronics
5 25 (47.17%) Validation
6 21 (39.62%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (37.74%) Profibus
7 20 (37.74%) CAN bus
7 20 (37.74%) TargetLink
7 20 (37.74%) UML
7 20 (37.74%) MATLAB
7 20 (37.74%) Simulink
8 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
9 13 (24.53%) NEC
9 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
9 13 (24.53%) Atmel
9 13 (24.53%) Fujitsu
9 13 (24.53%) Mentor Graphics
9 13 (24.53%) Freescale
9 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (22.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (22.64%) Windows
10 12 (22.64%) VB

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (37.74%) Simulink
1 20 (37.74%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (84.91%) Automotive
2 25 (47.17%) Electronics
3 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
4 8 (15.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Design Engineer
1 25 (47.17%) Electronics Engineer
2 21 (39.62%) Hardware Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (1.89%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Telematics
2 21 (39.62%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (37.74%) CAN bus
4 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (15.09%) VHDL
5 8 (15.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
2 25 (47.17%) Validation
3 20 (37.74%) UML
4 12 (22.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C
2 33 (62.26%) C++
2 33 (62.26%) Embedded C
2 33 (62.26%) Embedded C++
3 32 (60.38%) Assembly Language
4 20 (37.74%) MATLAB
5 12 (22.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) EMC
2 13 (24.53%) NEC
2 13 (24.53%) Mentor Graphics
2 13 (24.53%) Fujitsu
2 13 (24.53%) Atmel
2 13 (24.53%) Freescale
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Matlock
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago