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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 841 861 929
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 41 76 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.074% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.077% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 25
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,760 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 25 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
East of England +19 20 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South East +26 8 £45,000 - 3
London +49 3 £45,000 -7.69% 3
East Midlands +13 3 £44,000 +54.38%
West Midlands -9 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +17 1 £35,000 -6.66%
North East +5 1 £32,500 -7.14%
South West -10 1 £42,500 -5.55% 3
North West - 1 £42,500 - 1
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 85 (100.00%) Firmware
2 60 (70.59%) C
3 37 (43.53%) Electronics
4 35 (41.18%) Degree
5 30 (35.29%) C++
6 29 (34.12%) Embedded C
7 28 (32.94%) Python
8 21 (24.71%) Embedded Systems
9 20 (23.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
11 16 (18.82%) VHDL
12 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
13 12 (14.12%) Verilog
13 12 (14.12%) Telecoms
13 12 (14.12%) Ethernet
14 11 (12.94%) Assembly Language
14 11 (12.94%) Linux
14 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
15 10 (11.76%) C#
15 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
16 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (10.59%) Scrum
17 8 (9.41%) Validation
17 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
17 8 (9.41%) Xilinx
18 7 (8.24%) Low Latency
18 7 (8.24%) Smartphone
18 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
18 7 (8.24%) Wireless

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 2 (2.35%) Simulink
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
2 1 (1.18%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Ethernet
2 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (8.24%) Wireless
5 3 (3.53%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) MySQL
1 1 (1.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Robot Framework
3 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 37 (43.53%) Electronics
2 12 (14.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Games
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) HEVC
2 2 (2.35%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (23.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 16 (18.82%) VHDL
4 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
5 12 (14.12%) Verilog
6 7 (8.24%) Smartphone
7 5 (5.88%) Cryptography
7 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.88%) Physics
8 4 (4.71%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.53%) CCTV
9 3 (3.53%) STB
10 1 (1.18%) CPLD
10 1 (1.18%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) Scrum
4 8 (9.41%) Validation
5 7 (8.24%) Low Latency
6 6 (7.06%) TDD
6 6 (7.06%) UML
7 5 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
7 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.88%) Schematic Capture
7 5 (5.88%) Signal Processing
8 4 (4.71%) Change Control
8 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.71%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.53%) Image Processing
9 3 (3.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.53%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (70.59%) C
2 30 (35.29%) C++
3 29 (34.12%) Embedded C
4 28 (32.94%) Python
5 11 (12.94%) Assembly Language
6 10 (11.76%) C#
7 7 (8.24%) Perl
8 6 (7.06%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.71%) Tcl
10 2 (2.35%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.18%) Java
11 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.18%) PHP
11 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (41.18%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) JTAG
System Software
1 85 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Xilinx
2 6 (7.06%) Mentor Graphics
3 4 (4.71%) EMC
4 2 (2.35%) Altera
4 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.35%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) Renesas
5 1 (1.18%) Actel
5 1 (1.18%) Atmel
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Panasonic
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