The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 245 252 271
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 9 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +32.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £51,250 £43,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
Firmware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6174 6958 7661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.62% 96.81% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 5813 6271
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Firmware Engineer in the job title.

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £62,500 +31.57% 3
Hertfordshire +13 1 £50,000 -
Firmware Engineer
England

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Firmware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Firmware
2 24 (82.76%) C
3 15 (51.72%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) Python
5 10 (34.48%) C++
6 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (24.14%) Wireless
9 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
9 6 (20.69%) Smartphone
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Electronics
10 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.79%) Finance
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Assembly Language
11 4 (13.79%) Tcl
11 4 (13.79%) Perl
11 4 (13.79%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
11 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
11 4 (13.79%) Bluetooth
11 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (13.79%) Change Control
11 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
11 4 (13.79%) Mentoring

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (24.14%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) Bluetooth
4 3 (10.34%) WLAN
5 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Change Control
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) Scrum
2 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
2 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
2 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (10.34%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.45%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
4 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
5 4 (13.79%) Assembly Language
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 4 (13.79%) Tcl
6 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Atmel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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