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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 827 870 913
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 50 68 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.069% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.071% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +2.50%
Firmware Engineer
UK

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
81095 95808 102984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.64% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67904 80693 85946
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 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
West Midlands -3 12 £50,000 +25.00%
South East +64 10 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Yorkshire +9 10 £40,000 - 2
East of England +25 9 £62,500 +31.57% 3
South West +6 4 £40,000 -13.51% 1
London +40 3 £45,500 -1.08%
East Midlands +4 1 £41,000 -8.88% 1
North West -18 1 £40,000 +0.62%
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 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 England region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Firmware
2 76 (83.52%) C
3 50 (54.95%) Electronics
4 39 (42.86%) C++
5 38 (41.76%) Embedded C
6 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
7 26 (28.57%) Degree
7 26 (28.57%) Ethernet
8 23 (25.27%) Python
9 20 (21.98%) RS-485
10 19 (20.88%) C#
11 18 (19.78%) Wireless
11 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
12 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++
12 16 (17.58%) Bluetooth
12 16 (17.58%) Linux
12 16 (17.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 14 (15.38%) VHDL
13 14 (15.38%) Windows
13 14 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (14.29%) EMC
14 13 (14.29%) RS-232
15 12 (13.19%) Validation
15 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
16 11 (12.09%) Verilog
17 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (10.99%) Perl
17 10 (10.99%) ZigBee
18 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
19 8 (8.79%) Tcl

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 (3.30%) Simulink
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project
2 1 (1.10%) OrCAD
2 1 (1.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 20 (21.98%) RS-485
3 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
3 18 (19.78%) Wireless
4 16 (17.58%) Bluetooth
5 13 (14.29%) RS-232
6 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (10.99%) ZigBee
7 7 (7.69%) RS-422
8 4 (4.40%) DHCP
8 4 (4.40%) DNS
8 4 (4.40%) PPP
9 3 (3.30%) GPRS
9 3 (3.30%) GSM
9 3 (3.30%) WLAN
10 1 (1.10%) FlexRay
10 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) MySQL
1 1 (1.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.10%) CANoe
3 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.10%) Robot Framework
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 50 (54.95%) Electronics
2 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Finance
5 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
1 4 (4.40%) Web Services
1 4 (4.40%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (15.38%) VHDL
3 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
4 11 (12.09%) Verilog
5 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.69%) Home Automation
6 6 (6.59%) Smartphone
7 5 (5.49%) Physics
8 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.20%) ASIC
9 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
9 2 (2.20%) SystemC
10 1 (1.10%) CPLD
10 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Linux
2 14 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (13.19%) Validation
3 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.59%) UML
5 5 (5.49%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (5.49%) Scrum
5 5 (5.49%) Signal Processing
6 4 (4.40%) Change Control
6 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
6 4 (4.40%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (4.40%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
6 4 (4.40%) Test Planning
6 4 (4.40%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.20%) FPGA Design
7 2 (2.20%) Prototyping
7 2 (2.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (83.52%) C
2 39 (42.86%) C++
3 38 (41.76%) Embedded C
4 23 (25.27%) Python
5 19 (20.88%) C#
6 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++
7 10 (10.99%) Perl
8 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
9 8 (8.79%) Tcl
10 7 (7.69%) ANSI C
11 4 (4.40%) Assembly Language
12 3 (3.30%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.10%) Java
13 1 (1.10%) PHP
13 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) JTAG
2 1 (1.10%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.10%) MISRA
2 1 (1.10%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 91 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) EMC
2 6 (6.59%) Xilinx
3 4 (4.40%) Altera
3 4 (4.40%) Atmel
4 2 (2.20%) Actel
4 2 (2.20%) IBM
4 2 (2.20%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago