The first table below looks at the demand for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Engineer
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 7.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 92 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 93.59% 98.92% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 83 105
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firmware Engineer
North East

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Durham

Firmware Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
2 4 (80.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft