Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 47 38
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 1.73% 3.01% 6.07%
As % of the System Software category 17.02% 23.81% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 39
Derby median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £40,900 £42,500
Derbyshire median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% - -6.67%

Firmware is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Derby
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 47 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 10.15% 12.63% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 78
Derby median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,850 £19,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,000 £45,750
Derbyshire median annual salary £27,750 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.16% -4.29% -6.67%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Derby

Firmware
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware in Derby.

Salary trend for Firmware in Derby

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Derby over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Derby region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (75.00%) WebSockets
2 6 (75.00%) Advertising
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ada
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) VHDL
4 1 (12.50%) Verilog
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Modbus
4 1 (12.50%) Go
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Modbus
1 1 (12.50%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Technical Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Ada
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA