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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 156 161
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
2204 2843 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.08% 95.76% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1837 1911
Median salary £42,500 £43,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.13% +3.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -1 2 £47,500 +11.76%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 - 1
Firmware Engineer
UK

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) OOD
5 3 (42.86%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) RS-485
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) Delphi
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
7 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (14.29%) DECT
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) RS-485
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
1 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
2 1 (14.29%) DECT
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 2 (28.57%) Delphi
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Livingston
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago