The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 48 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.69% 2.67% 6.61%
As % of the System Software category 3.95% 11.82% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 29
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 76 110 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 17.43% 22.59% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 76 72
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,049 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Derbyshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Derbyshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Derby 0 1 £35,000 -
Dronfield - 1 £55,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £60,000 -
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MFC
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) FlexRay
2 1 (16.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CANoe
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) Product Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (33.33%) LPIC
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO26262
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Altera