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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 861 914 934
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 42 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.038% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.039% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 29
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,950 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,700 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -
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
88424 99136 104947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75288 82628 86337
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +35 15 £40,000 +3.22% 2
South East +35 14 £45,000 +16.12%
South West +22 6 £55,000 +34.14%
West Midlands -4 3 £40,000 +3.22% 2
London +38 2 £45,000 +29.49% 1
East Midlands - 2 £44,000 - 2
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 65 (71.43%) C
3 53 (58.24%) Electronics
4 46 (50.55%) Degree
5 37 (40.66%) Embedded C
6 34 (37.36%) C++
7 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering
8 29 (31.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 24 (26.37%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (25.27%) VHDL
11 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
11 22 (24.18%) Python
11 22 (24.18%) Ethernet
12 20 (21.98%) Assembly Language
13 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
14 14 (15.38%) Verilog
15 12 (13.19%) Linux
15 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (10.99%) C#
16 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
17 9 (9.89%) Bluetooth
17 9 (9.89%) Embedded C++
17 9 (9.89%) Wireless
17 9 (9.89%) Mentoring
18 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
18 8 (8.79%) QA
18 8 (8.79%) ZigBee
18 8 (8.79%) Scrum
18 8 (8.79%) TDD

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 1 (1.10%) MS Project
1 1 (1.10%) OrCAD
1 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.18%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.89%) Bluetooth
3 9 (9.89%) Wireless
4 8 (8.79%) ZigBee
5 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.20%) 3G
6 2 (2.20%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (1.10%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.10%) MySQL
1 1 (1.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Robot Framework
2 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.10%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
General
1 53 (58.24%) Electronics
2 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.40%) Automotive
5 3 (3.30%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) HEVC
2 2 (2.20%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (1.10%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (26.37%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (25.27%) VHDL
4 14 (15.38%) Verilog
5 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.49%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.49%) Device Driver
7 4 (4.40%) Physics
8 3 (3.30%) CCTV
8 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
8 3 (3.30%) STB
9 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.10%) ASIC
9 1 (1.10%) CAN bus
9 1 (1.10%) CPLD
9 1 (1.10%) User Experience
9 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering
2 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.89%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.79%) Schematic Capture
4 8 (8.79%) Scrum
4 8 (8.79%) TDD
5 6 (6.59%) Low Latency
5 6 (6.59%) UML
5 6 (6.59%) Validation
6 5 (5.49%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.40%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (4.40%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.30%) Change Control
8 3 (3.30%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.30%) Image Processing
8 3 (3.30%) Signal Processing
8 3 (3.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (71.43%) C
2 37 (40.66%) Embedded C
3 34 (37.36%) C++
4 22 (24.18%) Python
5 20 (21.98%) Assembly Language
6 10 (10.99%) C#
7 9 (9.89%) Embedded C++
8 8 (8.79%) Perl
9 5 (5.49%) Java
10 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.40%) C-shell
10 4 (4.40%) Ruby
11 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.10%) PHP
11 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (50.55%) Degree
2 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
3 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 91 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Mentor Graphics
1 5 (5.49%) Xilinx
2 4 (4.40%) Altera
2 4 (4.40%) EMC
3 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.20%) IBM
3 2 (2.20%) Renesas
3 2 (2.20%) Synplicity
4 1 (1.10%) Atmel
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) Panasonic
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago