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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 126 141 170
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 51 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 1.33% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 11.14% 11.50% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 25
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 £34,600 £30,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,937
% change year-on-year
- +2.72%
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
458 426 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.41% 11.60% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 353 353 327
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £20,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 6 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 6 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
Nottinghamshire +9 16 £36,000 -12.72%
Derbyshire -11 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Leicestershire +25 11 £50,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +19 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 61 (64.89%) Software Engineering
2 60 (63.83%) C
3 50 (53.19%) Electronics
4 41 (43.62%) Embedded C
5 34 (36.17%) C++
6 31 (32.98%) Embedded Systems
7 28 (29.79%) Python
7 28 (29.79%) Assembly Language
8 27 (28.72%) Degree
9 24 (25.53%) MATLAB
10 22 (23.40%) Windows
10 22 (23.40%) Automotive
11 21 (22.34%) Embedded C++
12 20 (21.28%) Schematic Capture
13 19 (20.21%) Linux
14 18 (19.15%) EMC
15 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
16 15 (15.96%) Simulink
16 15 (15.96%) UML
16 15 (15.96%) Validation
16 15 (15.96%) TargetLink
17 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
17 14 (14.89%) Telematics
17 14 (14.89%) Wireless
17 14 (14.89%) Perl
17 14 (14.89%) Ethernet
17 14 (14.89%) RS-232
17 14 (14.89%) Driving Licence
18 13 (13.83%) Algorithms
18 13 (13.83%) Video Processing

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 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Simulink
1 15 (15.96%) TargetLink
2 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) IaaS
1 3 (3.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) Ethernet
1 14 (14.89%) RS-232
1 14 (14.89%) Wireless
2 12 (12.77%) Profibus
2 12 (12.77%) ZigBee
3 10 (10.64%) RFID
3 10 (10.64%) RS-485
3 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.51%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.19%) Modbus
5 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.13%) Firewall
6 2 (2.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (53.19%) Electronics
2 22 (23.40%) Automotive
3 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (48.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 39 (41.49%) Software Engineer
3 38 (40.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 36 (38.30%) Embedded C Engineer
5 31 (32.98%) C Software Engineer
5 31 (32.98%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 22 (23.40%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (23.40%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 22 (23.40%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (22.34%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 21 (22.34%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (22.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 21 (22.34%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (13.83%) Developer
8 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
9 10 (10.64%) Assembler Software Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) Design Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) Electronics Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.06%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (14.89%) Driving Licence
2 14 (14.89%) Telematics
3 13 (13.83%) Algorithms
3 13 (13.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (12.77%) CAN bus
5 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
6 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.06%) Verilog
10 1 (1.06%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 19 (20.21%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.38%) SUSE
4 6 (6.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.89%) Software Engineering
2 20 (21.28%) Schematic Capture
3 15 (15.96%) UML
3 15 (15.96%) Validation
4 13 (13.83%) Video Processing
5 10 (10.64%) Line Management
5 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.64%) Project Management
6 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.38%) ITIL
6 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (5.32%) Image Processing
7 5 (5.32%) OO
7 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.32%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.19%) Change Management
8 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) C
2 41 (43.62%) Embedded C
3 34 (36.17%) C++
4 28 (29.79%) Assembly Language
4 28 (29.79%) Python
5 24 (25.53%) MATLAB
6 21 (22.34%) Embedded C++
7 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
7 14 (14.89%) Perl
8 12 (12.77%) VB
9 6 (6.38%) Korn
10 4 (4.26%) C#
11 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.06%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (28.72%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) MISRA
1 12 (12.77%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) EMC
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.51%) VMware
4 6 (6.38%) Dell
4 6 (6.38%) HP
4 6 (6.38%) IBM
4 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.19%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.13%) Atmel
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 2 (2.13%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.13%) Freescale
6 2 (2.13%) Fujitsu
6 2 (2.13%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (2.13%) NEC
6 2 (2.13%) Polycom
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago