The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware Engineer
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 16.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
Firmware Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Highlands 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
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 91.67% 91.67% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £26,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer in the job title across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 2 £52,500 -
Firmware Engineer
Scotland

Firmware Engineer
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands region that cited Firmware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firmware Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (100.00%) Signal Processing

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands region that cited Firmware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firmware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware