Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 64 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.99% 2.07% 3.51%
As % of the System Software category 7.37% 12.71% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 42
Derbyshire median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £40,900 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 95 118 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 13.40% 16.32% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 106
Derbyshire median annual salary £27,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.91% -4.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £47,450 £44,688
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -9.46%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -13 7 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Firmware
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Device Driver
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) WebSockets
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ada
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (14.29%) Modbus
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) RS-485
4 1 (14.29%) VHDL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Modbus
1 1 (14.29%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Technical Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (71.43%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Verilog
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Ada
3 1 (14.29%) Go
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA