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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 112 175 138
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -37
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 56 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.75% 0.31% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 13.59% 3.38% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 10 21
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.42%
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
412 325 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.86% 9.20% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 367 266 275
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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 30 January 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 30 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
Derbyshire - 28 £40,000 - 7
Nottinghamshire +29 18 £40,000 - 4
Leicestershire +15 5 £27,500 -3.50%
Northamptonshire - 5 £34,500 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (46.75%) Software Engineering
2 35 (45.45%) C
3 29 (37.66%) Windows
4 26 (33.77%) Automotive
4 26 (33.77%) Electronics
5 22 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 22 (28.57%) C++
5 22 (28.57%) EMC
6 21 (27.27%) Assembly Language
6 21 (27.27%) Embedded C
7 19 (24.68%) Embedded C++
7 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
7 19 (24.68%) Telematics
8 18 (23.38%) SQL
9 17 (22.08%) MATLAB
9 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (20.78%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (20.78%) Validation
10 16 (20.78%) IIS
10 16 (20.78%) Linux
11 15 (19.48%) .NET
12 14 (18.18%) ITIL
12 14 (18.18%) Degree
12 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (16.88%) VMware
14 12 (15.58%) Simulink
14 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
14 12 (15.58%) UML

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (20.78%) IIS
2 8 (10.39%) Apache
2 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Simulink
1 12 (15.58%) TargetLink
2 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Profibus
2 4 (5.19%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.19%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) VPN
3 3 (3.90%) Wireless
3 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 2 (2.60%) Network Security
4 2 (2.60%) VLAN
4 2 (2.60%) BGP
4 2 (2.60%) SSL
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) SAN
5 1 (1.30%) GSM
5 1 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.60%) DTS
2 2 (2.60%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (33.77%) Automotive
1 26 (33.77%) Electronics
2 22 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.69%) Military
4 4 (5.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
1 19 (24.68%) Electronics Engineer
2 17 (22.08%) Design Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Hardware Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (16.88%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Design Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) SQL DBA
9 2 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) DBA
9 2 (2.60%) Administrator
10 1 (1.30%) Test Development Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) OpenGL
2 3 (3.90%) Direct3D
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Telematics
2 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (20.78%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (15.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (15.58%) CAN bus
5 11 (14.29%) Clustering
6 9 (11.69%) VHDL
7 7 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (5.19%) Replication
9 3 (3.90%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (3.90%) Streaming Video
9 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.60%) MPEG
11 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Linux
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.99%) SUSE
6 10 (12.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.49%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.30%) UNIX
9 1 (1.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Software Engineering
2 16 (20.78%) Validation
3 14 (18.18%) ITIL
4 12 (15.58%) UML
5 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
5 10 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.19%) Load Testing
7 4 (5.19%) System Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Security Management
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.60%) Image Processing
9 2 (2.60%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (2.60%) Database Security
9 2 (2.60%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.60%) Project Management
9 2 (2.60%) Change Management
10 1 (1.30%) Password Management
10 1 (1.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) C
2 22 (28.57%) C++
3 21 (27.27%) Assembly Language
3 21 (27.27%) Embedded C
4 19 (24.68%) Embedded C++
5 18 (23.38%) SQL
6 17 (22.08%) MATLAB
7 11 (14.29%) VB
8 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.49%) C#
10 4 (5.19%) VB6
11 3 (3.90%) R
12 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.49%) MCAD
3 2 (2.60%) CCNA
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
1 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) VMware ESX
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (10.39%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.19%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) vCloud
5 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.30%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.30%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) Control-M
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) EMC
2 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.88%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.69%) HP
6 8 (10.39%) Dell
6 8 (10.39%) IBM
7 7 (9.09%) Atmel
7 7 (9.09%) Freescale
7 7 (9.09%) Fujitsu
7 7 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
7 7 (9.09%) NEC
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco
9 2 (2.60%) Veeam
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle
9 2 (2.60%) Juniper
9 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.60%) CA
9 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix
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