The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Engineer
Rank 215 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.018% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.019% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Firmware Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 5176 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.39% 93.14% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 4075 4454
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 7 £35,000 -
Firmware Engineer
South East

Firmware Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Firmware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firmware Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MFC
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) NEC
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Android Development
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Firmware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firmware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
1 8 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Android Development
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) NEC