The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 142 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.062% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.064% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2631 3106 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.88% 95.54% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1992 2299
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Aberdeen - 5 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Firmware
2 8 (80.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) VHDL
5 5 (50.00%) VB
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) Siemens
5 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
5 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (50.00%) Military
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Verilog
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (20.00%) Xilinx
8 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) Electronics
8 1 (10.00%) Workflow

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (60.00%) VHDL
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (30.00%) Verilog
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (20.00%) Xilinx