The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank - 82 72
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.80% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 752 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.48% 96.41% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 622 634 624
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Firmware Engineer in the job title.

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 North East region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) RS-232
2 2 (66.67%) RS-485
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) RS-232
1 2 (66.67%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40 - £55K dep on Exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago