The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware Engineer
UK / England
Rank 725 866 894
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 103 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.065% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.067% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 100 54 29
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74873 91880 96090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.47% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62548 77866 79959
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in England

Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire +40 22 £40,000 - 2
South West +27 22 £37,500 -12.79% 1
West Midlands - 21 £40,000 - 1
East of England +32 17 £55,000 +37.50% 7
South East +57 15 £41,250 -6.25% 1
London +80 3 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West -14 2 £50,000 +25.78% 1
East Midlands +9 1 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 147 (100.00%) Firmware
2 120 (81.63%) C
3 90 (61.22%) Electronics
4 79 (53.74%) C++
5 67 (45.58%) Embedded C
6 63 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 58 (39.46%) Ethernet
8 44 (29.93%) Wireless
9 41 (27.89%) Degree
10 40 (27.21%) TCP/IP
11 39 (26.53%) Embedded C++
11 39 (26.53%) Bluetooth
12 38 (25.85%) RS-485
13 37 (25.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 35 (23.81%) C#
15 30 (20.41%) RS-232
16 29 (19.73%) Linux
16 29 (19.73%) ZigBee
17 25 (17.01%) VHDL
18 24 (16.33%) EMC
18 24 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
19 23 (15.65%) Windows
20 21 (14.29%) Physics
21 19 (12.93%) Home Automation
21 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
21 19 (12.93%) Validation
22 18 (12.24%) Python
23 17 (11.56%) Verilog
24 16 (10.88%) RS-422
24 16 (10.88%) ANSI C

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.04%) Simulink
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (39.46%) Ethernet
2 44 (29.93%) Wireless
3 40 (27.21%) TCP/IP
4 39 (26.53%) Bluetooth
5 38 (25.85%) RS-485
6 30 (20.41%) RS-232
7 29 (19.73%) ZigBee
8 16 (10.88%) RS-422
9 15 (10.20%) GPRS
9 15 (10.20%) GSM
10 13 (8.84%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.72%) DHCP
11 4 (2.72%) DNS
11 4 (2.72%) PPP
12 2 (1.36%) VoIP
13 1 (0.68%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.40%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) CANoe
4 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 90 (61.22%) Electronics
2 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.04%) Automotive
3 3 (2.04%) Military
4 2 (1.36%) Finance
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) HTML
1 4 (2.72%) Web Services
1 4 (2.72%) XML
2 3 (2.04%) MFC
3 2 (1.36%) OpenCL
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (17.01%) VHDL
3 24 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
4 19 (12.93%) Home Automation
5 17 (11.56%) Verilog
6 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
8 7 (4.76%) ASIC
9 6 (4.08%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.04%) CAN bus
10 3 (2.04%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.36%) iPad
11 2 (1.36%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.73%) Linux
2 23 (15.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 21 (14.29%) Physics
3 19 (12.93%) Validation
4 16 (10.88%) Mentoring
5 15 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (10.20%) Regression Testing
6 13 (8.84%) Embedded Software Development
7 11 (7.48%) SDLC
8 7 (4.76%) FPGA Design
9 6 (4.08%) Project Management
9 6 (4.08%) Signal Processing
9 6 (4.08%) UML
10 5 (3.40%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (3.40%) Mobile Development
11 4 (2.72%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.72%) Low Latency
11 4 (2.72%) Mathematics
12 3 (2.04%) Electronic Design Automation
12 3 (2.04%) Prototyping
12 3 (2.04%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 120 (81.63%) C
2 79 (53.74%) C++
3 67 (45.58%) Embedded C
4 39 (26.53%) Embedded C++
5 35 (23.81%) C#
6 18 (12.24%) Python
7 16 (10.88%) ANSI C
8 13 (8.84%) JavaScript
9 11 (7.48%) Perl
10 7 (4.76%) Tcl
11 3 (2.04%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.68%) Java
12 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (27.89%) Degree
2 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) JTAG
2 2 (1.36%) MISRA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
System Software
1 147 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (16.33%) EMC
2 15 (10.20%) Atmel
3 10 (6.80%) Xilinx
4 5 (3.40%) Altera
5 3 (2.04%) Actel
5 3 (2.04%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (2.04%) NEC
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.68%) Renesas
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: 25,000-45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £57,000 to £70,000 per annum Negot (plus v strong benefits)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: + benefits
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