The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 128 164 159
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 49 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 11.42% 5.85% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
429 376 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.79% 9.49% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 362 319 258
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Firmware
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Derbyshire +45 30 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Nottinghamshire +17 12 £40,000 - 3
Leicestershire +11 3 £27,500 -19.11%
Northamptonshire -6 3 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 54 (55.10%) C
2 45 (45.92%) Automotive
2 45 (45.92%) Software Engineering
3 38 (38.78%) Electronics
4 37 (37.76%) C++
5 34 (34.69%) EMC
5 34 (34.69%) Assembly Language
6 33 (33.67%) Embedded C
6 33 (33.67%) Embedded C++
6 33 (33.67%) Telematics
7 32 (32.65%) Windows
8 27 (27.55%) MATLAB
9 25 (25.51%) Validation
10 23 (23.47%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (23.47%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (21.43%) Manufacturing
12 20 (20.41%) Simulink
12 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 20 (20.41%) UML
12 20 (20.41%) Profibus
12 20 (20.41%) CAN bus
12 20 (20.41%) TargetLink
13 18 (18.37%) Visual Studio
14 17 (17.35%) Degree
15 16 (16.33%) SQL
15 16 (16.33%) VB
16 15 (15.31%) Linux
16 15 (15.31%) VMware
17 14 (14.29%) IIS
18 13 (13.27%) .NET

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.29%) IIS
2 6 (6.12%) Apache
2 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Simulink
1 20 (20.41%) TargetLink
2 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) Profibus
2 3 (3.06%) PBX
2 3 (3.06%) VoIP
2 3 (3.06%) VPN
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.04%) VLAN
3 2 (2.04%) Network Security
3 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.04%) Wireless
3 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) SSL
3 2 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (2.04%) BGP
3 2 (2.04%) WAN
3 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.02%) LDAP
4 1 (1.02%) GSM
4 1 (1.02%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 45 (45.92%) Automotive
2 38 (38.78%) Electronics
3 21 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 10 (10.20%) Military
5 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.08%) Finance
7 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.04%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Design Engineer
1 31 (31.63%) Electronics Engineer
2 28 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 23 (23.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Wintel Support
9 2 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.04%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Telematics
2 23 (23.47%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (23.47%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (20.41%) CAN bus
4 13 (13.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (11.22%) Clustering
6 10 (10.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (8.16%) VHDL
8 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.06%) Handset
9 2 (2.04%) Replication
9 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
9 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Windows
2 15 (15.31%) Linux
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.20%) SUSE
5 10 (10.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.08%) UNIX
8 3 (3.06%) Android
9 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.02%) HPUX
10 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Software Engineering
2 25 (25.51%) Validation
3 20 (20.41%) UML
4 13 (13.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (12.24%) ITIL
6 10 (10.20%) Problem Management
6 10 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.08%) Load Testing
8 4 (4.08%) System Testing
9 2 (2.04%) Image Processing
9 2 (2.04%) Video Processing
9 2 (2.04%) Video Analytics
9 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.04%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (2.04%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.04%) Analytics
10 1 (1.02%) Kernel Tuning
10 1 (1.02%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) C
2 37 (37.76%) C++
3 34 (34.69%) Assembly Language
4 33 (33.67%) Embedded C
4 33 (33.67%) Embedded C++
5 27 (27.55%) MATLAB
6 16 (16.33%) SQL
6 16 (16.33%) VB
7 7 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.08%) VB6
9 3 (3.06%) R
10 2 (2.04%) Tcl
10 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.04%) Python
10 2 (2.04%) C#
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) MCAD
2 5 (5.10%) CCNA
2 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.04%) vCloud
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Control-M
1 1 (1.02%) Nagios
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) EMC
2 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.31%) VMware
4 13 (13.27%) NEC
4 13 (13.27%) Atmel
4 13 (13.27%) Freescale
4 13 (13.27%) Mentor Graphics
4 13 (13.27%) Fujitsu
5 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.18%) HP
7 8 (8.16%) Dell
7 8 (8.16%) IBM
8 6 (6.12%) Cisco
9 2 (2.04%) Juniper
9 2 (2.04%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.04%) WorldPay
9 2 (2.04%) Mitel
9 2 (2.04%) Veeam
10 1 (1.02%) Google
10 1 (1.02%) TOWER Software
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