The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware Engineer
Rank 624 - 590
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £32,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
Firmware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41030 45957 40997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.83% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34695 38483 34477
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the London region.

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in London

Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London - 2 £29,000 -
Firmware Engineer
England

Firmware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Renesas
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) SystemC
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (25.00%) Verilog
4 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
4 1 (25.00%) GPRS
4 1 (25.00%) Fortran

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Verilog
1 1 (25.00%) SystemC
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Renesas