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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 42 38 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 0.37% 2.82% 13.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% 12.35% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 27
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Firmware is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 27 81 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 10.07% 22.82% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 45
Median salary £42,875 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.18% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £29,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £42,506
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby citing Firmware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) LPIC
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy

Firmware
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) FlexRay
2 1 (20.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CANoe
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (60.00%) LPIC
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (20.00%) ISO26262
2 1 (20.00%) MISRA
2 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Altera