The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware Engineer
Rank - 22 17
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 2.82% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.82% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Firmware Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee 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
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 71 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 100.00% 100.00% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 39
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Dundee

Firmware Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Atmel
3 3 (60.00%) WinDbg
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQLite
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (40.00%) OpenWrt
4 2 (40.00%) Qt
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) PhD

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Atmel