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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 4.33% 3.86% 11.94%
As % of the System Software category 32.26% 15.94% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 37
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 31 69 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 13.42% 24.21% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 61
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Derby over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (81.82%) WebSockets
2 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Electronics
2 9 (81.82%) Advertising
2 9 (81.82%) Device Driver
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Altera

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:

Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (81.82%) Advertising
1 9 (81.82%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) Device Driver
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Altera