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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware Engineer
Rank 185 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.33%
Firmware Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3749 3546 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.84% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 3100 3698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,224 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Firmware Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago