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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware Engineer
UK / England
Rank 758 829 905
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 64 68 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.075% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 15
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +14.48%

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
76013 90271 93167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63587 76564 78024
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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
West Midlands +25 19 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 19 £40,000 - 3
South East +46 10 £41,250 -6.25% 2
South West +15 8 £38,750 -11.42% 1
London +60 3 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England +29 3 £55,000 +37.50% 4
East Midlands +11 1 £41,000 -8.88% 1
North West -19 1 £50,000 +25.78% 1
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Firmware
2 86 (81.13%) C
3 64 (60.38%) Electronics
4 50 (47.17%) Embedded C
5 49 (46.23%) C++
6 41 (38.68%) Software Engineering
7 40 (37.74%) Ethernet
8 30 (28.30%) Bluetooth
8 30 (28.30%) Wireless
9 28 (26.42%) RS-485
10 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
11 26 (24.53%) Embedded C++
12 25 (23.58%) C#
12 25 (23.58%) Degree
13 22 (20.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 21 (19.81%) RS-232
15 20 (18.87%) ZigBee
15 20 (18.87%) Windows
16 19 (17.92%) Python
16 19 (17.92%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (16.98%) Linux
18 17 (16.04%) EMC
19 16 (15.09%) Validation
19 16 (15.09%) VHDL
20 14 (13.21%) Verilog
21 13 (12.26%) Manufacturing
22 12 (11.32%) ANSI C
22 12 (11.32%) Home Automation
22 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
22 12 (11.32%) JavaScript

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 (2.83%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.74%) Ethernet
2 30 (28.30%) Bluetooth
2 30 (28.30%) Wireless
3 28 (26.42%) RS-485
4 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
5 21 (19.81%) RS-232
6 20 (18.87%) ZigBee
7 12 (11.32%) RS-422
8 10 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (7.55%) GPRS
9 8 (7.55%) GSM
10 4 (3.77%) DHCP
10 4 (3.77%) DNS
10 4 (3.77%) PPP
11 3 (2.83%) WLAN
12 1 (0.94%) FlexRay
12 1 (0.94%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.72%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.94%) CANoe
4 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 64 (60.38%) Electronics
2 13 (12.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.83%) Automotive
4 3 (2.83%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) HTML
1 4 (3.77%) Web Services
1 4 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (1.89%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (17.92%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (15.09%) VHDL
4 14 (13.21%) Verilog
5 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (11.32%) Home Automation
6 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
6 9 (8.49%) Physics
7 5 (4.72%) ASIC
8 4 (3.77%) Smartphone
9 3 (2.83%) CAN bus
9 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.89%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.89%) iPad
10 2 (1.89%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 18 (16.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Software Engineering
2 16 (15.09%) Validation
3 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
4 7 (6.60%) SDLC
5 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.72%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (4.72%) Project Management
5 5 (4.72%) Regression Testing
5 5 (4.72%) Signal Processing
5 5 (4.72%) UML
6 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (3.77%) Mobile Development
6 4 (3.77%) Prototyping
6 4 (3.77%) Scrum
6 4 (3.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (3.77%) Test Planning
7 3 (2.83%) Low Latency
8 2 (1.89%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.13%) C
2 50 (47.17%) Embedded C
3 49 (46.23%) C++
4 26 (24.53%) Embedded C++
5 25 (23.58%) C#
6 19 (17.92%) Python
7 12 (11.32%) ANSI C
7 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.55%) Perl
8 8 (7.55%) Tcl
9 3 (2.83%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) JTAG
2 2 (1.89%) MISRA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 106 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) EMC
2 8 (7.55%) Atmel
3 6 (5.66%) Xilinx
4 4 (3.77%) Altera
5 2 (1.89%) Actel
5 2 (1.89%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) Renesas
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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