The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Engineer
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
Firmware Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
655 637 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.89% 96.52% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 554 544 568
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Firmware Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware