The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Engineer
Rank 123 123 136
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.050% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1899 1804 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.81% 94.15% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1424 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,426 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (100.00%) Firmware
2 11 (91.67%) Electronics
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (91.67%) C
3 10 (83.33%) C++
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) Signal Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
General
1 11 (91.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 10 (83.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 10 (83.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware