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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 122 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 50 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.59% 1.35% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 10.68% 11.84% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 37
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £33,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
468 414 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.88% 11.44% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 380 330 331
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +23 16 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 15 £35,000 -17.64%
Derbyshire -23 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Northamptonshire +23 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £50,000 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 60 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 58 (61.05%) C
3 44 (46.32%) Embedded C
4 43 (45.26%) Electronics
5 35 (36.84%) C++
6 32 (33.68%) Python
6 32 (33.68%) Embedded Systems
7 26 (27.37%) Degree
7 26 (27.37%) Assembly Language
8 25 (26.32%) MATLAB
9 23 (24.21%) Embedded C++
10 19 (20.00%) Linux
11 18 (18.95%) Windows
11 18 (18.95%) Automotive
11 18 (18.95%) Schematic Capture
12 17 (17.89%) Algorithms
12 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
12 17 (17.89%) Video Processing
12 17 (17.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 16 (16.84%) Bash Shell
13 16 (16.84%) Perl
14 15 (15.79%) Telematics
14 15 (15.79%) Driving Licence
15 14 (14.74%) Profibus
15 14 (14.74%) CAN bus
15 14 (14.74%) MISRA C
15 14 (14.74%) MISRA
15 14 (14.74%) TargetLink
15 14 (14.74%) UML
15 14 (14.74%) Simulink

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.11%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Simulink
1 14 (14.74%) TargetLink
2 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) IaaS
1 2 (2.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) Profibus
2 13 (13.68%) Ethernet
3 12 (12.63%) RS-232
3 12 (12.63%) Wireless
4 10 (10.53%) ZigBee
5 8 (8.42%) RFID
5 8 (8.42%) RS-485
5 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.32%) Bluetooth
7 4 (4.21%) Firewall
8 3 (3.16%) Modbus
9 2 (2.11%) SSL
9 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.11%) VPN
10 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (45.26%) Electronics
2 18 (18.95%) Automotive
3 8 (8.42%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (46.32%) Embedded Engineer
2 37 (38.95%) Software Engineer
3 36 (37.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 34 (35.79%) Embedded C Engineer
5 29 (30.53%) C Software Engineer
5 29 (30.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 22 (23.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (23.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 22 (23.16%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (22.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 21 (22.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (22.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 21 (22.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (21.05%) Developer
8 20 (21.05%) Software Developer
9 13 (13.68%) Embedded Developer
9 13 (13.68%) Embedded Software Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Assembler Software Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.05%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (17.89%) Algorithms
2 17 (17.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (15.79%) Driving Licence
3 15 (15.79%) Telematics
4 14 (14.74%) CAN bus
5 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
6 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.05%) Verilog
10 1 (1.05%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Linux
2 18 (18.95%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.32%) Android
5 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.32%) SUSE
5 6 (6.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 18 (18.95%) Schematic Capture
3 17 (17.89%) Video Processing
4 14 (14.74%) UML
4 14 (14.74%) Validation
5 10 (10.53%) Image Processing
5 10 (10.53%) Line Management
5 10 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.53%) Project Management
6 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.32%) ITIL
7 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.32%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (5.26%) OO
8 5 (5.26%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.11%) Coaching
10 2 (2.11%) SDLC
10 2 (2.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) C
2 44 (46.32%) Embedded C
3 35 (36.84%) C++
4 32 (33.68%) Python
5 26 (27.37%) Assembly Language
6 25 (26.32%) MATLAB
7 23 (24.21%) Embedded C++
8 16 (16.84%) Bash Shell
8 16 (16.84%) Perl
9 7 (7.37%) VB
10 6 (6.32%) Korn
11 4 (4.21%) C#
12 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.05%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) MISRA
1 14 (14.74%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.11%) Nagios
1 2 (2.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) EMC
3 10 (10.53%) VMware
4 7 (7.37%) Dell
4 7 (7.37%) HP
4 7 (7.37%) IBM
5 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.11%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.11%) Neverfail
6 2 (2.11%) Polycom
6 2 (2.11%) Veeam
7 1 (1.05%) Atmel
7 1 (1.05%) Freescale
7 1 (1.05%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.05%) Huawei
7 1 (1.05%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.05%) NEC
7 1 (1.05%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 19 days ago