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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 848 904 910
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 44 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.048% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.050% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
88370 98681 104096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.21% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75118 82640 84807
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 £27,000 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +38 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South East +18 10 £45,000 +2.85%
West Midlands +5 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East Midlands +14 3 £44,000 +54.38% 1
South West 0 3 £42,500 +1.79% 1
London +38 2 £45,000 -7.69% 1
North East - 1 £32,500 - 2
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 93 (100.00%) Firmware
2 67 (72.04%) C
3 47 (50.54%) Electronics
4 45 (48.39%) Degree
5 35 (37.63%) C++
6 32 (34.41%) Embedded C
7 27 (29.03%) Python
8 26 (27.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 25 (26.88%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
11 21 (22.58%) VHDL
12 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
12 19 (20.43%) Assembly Language
13 17 (18.28%) Ethernet
14 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
15 14 (15.05%) Verilog
16 13 (13.98%) C#
17 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
18 11 (11.83%) Linux
18 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
19 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
19 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
19 10 (10.75%) Perl
19 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
19 10 (10.75%) Wireless
19 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
20 8 (8.60%) Wi-Fi
20 8 (8.60%) Scrum
21 7 (7.53%) Smartphone
21 7 (7.53%) Validation

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 (1.08%) MS Project
1 1 (1.08%) OrCAD
1 1 (1.08%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.75%) Wireless
3 8 (8.60%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.45%) Bluetooth
5 4 (4.30%) ZigBee
6 3 (3.23%) WLAN
7 2 (2.15%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) MySQL
1 1 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.45%) Robot Framework
3 4 (4.30%) Subversion
4 3 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) Metasploit
General
1 47 (50.54%) Electronics
2 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (2.15%) Finance
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (26.88%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (22.58%) VHDL
4 14 (15.05%) Verilog
5 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.53%) Smartphone
7 5 (5.38%) Cryptography
7 5 (5.38%) Device Driver
8 4 (4.30%) Physics
9 3 (3.23%) CCTV
9 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.23%) STB
10 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.08%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Kali Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
2 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.60%) Scrum
4 7 (7.53%) Validation
5 6 (6.45%) Low Latency
5 6 (6.45%) Schematic Capture
5 6 (6.45%) TDD
6 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.30%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.30%) UML
8 3 (3.23%) Change Control
8 3 (3.23%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.23%) Image Processing
8 3 (3.23%) Prototyping
8 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.15%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 67 (72.04%) C
2 35 (37.63%) C++
3 32 (34.41%) Embedded C
4 27 (29.03%) Python
5 19 (20.43%) Assembly Language
6 13 (13.98%) C#
7 10 (10.75%) Perl
8 7 (7.53%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.38%) Java
10 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.30%) C-shell
10 4 (4.30%) Ruby
11 2 (2.15%) Tcl
12 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.08%) PHP
12 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (48.39%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 93 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.38%) Mentor Graphics
1 5 (5.38%) Xilinx
2 4 (4.30%) EMC
3 2 (2.15%) Altera
3 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.15%) IBM
3 2 (2.15%) Renesas
4 1 (1.08%) Atmel
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) Panasonic
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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TRG
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago