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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 222 251 269
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 22 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.19% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.20% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 2
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £63,500 £43,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
6035 6989 7476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 96.07% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5007 5942 6088
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +19 22 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Firmware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 40 (100.00%) Firmware
2 30 (75.00%) C
3 25 (62.50%) Degree
4 17 (42.50%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (35.00%) C++
6 12 (30.00%) Python
6 12 (30.00%) Electronics
7 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
7 11 (27.50%) Embedded C
8 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
8 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (17.50%) Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) Smartphone
11 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (15.00%) Validation
11 6 (15.00%) VHDL
11 6 (15.00%) Verilog
11 6 (15.00%) Linux
12 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
12 4 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
12 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
12 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (10.00%) Change Control
12 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (10.00%) Perl

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 (7.50%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (17.50%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) Bluetooth
3 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Electronics
2 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Finance
4 3 (7.50%) Games
5 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) Smartphone
4 6 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (15.00%) Verilog
4 6 (15.00%) VHDL
5 3 (7.50%) CCTV
5 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.50%) Physics
5 3 (7.50%) STB
6 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (15.00%) Validation
2 4 (10.00%) Change Control
2 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (10.00%) Scrum
2 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (7.50%) Image Processing
3 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.50%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C
2 14 (35.00%) C++
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 11 (27.50%) Embedded C
5 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 4 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) Tcl
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
7 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PhD
System Software
1 40 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Atmel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.50%) Panasonic
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