The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware Engineer
Rank - 16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 11.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Firmware Engineer
North 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 Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 134 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 90.65% 97.10% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 99 39
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +52.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 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 5 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware