The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Firmware Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Developer
Rank 919 956 1001
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Developer 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firmware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Firmware Developer in the job title.

Firmware Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firmware Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Developer within the UK.

Firmware Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Firmware Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Developer over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Firmware Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Firmware Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
England +30 7 £40,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 £65,000 - 2
East of England - 5 £65,000 - 2
Cambridge - 5 £65,000 - 2
Leicester - 2 £38,750 -
Northampton - 2 £38,750 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £38,750 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Coventry - 2 £38,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 1

Firmware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Firmware Developer 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 featuring Firmware Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Firmware
2 10 (62.50%) C
2 10 (62.50%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Embedded C
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
6 4 (25.00%) PhD
6 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (25.00%) Physics
7 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
7 3 (18.75%) VHDL
8 2 (12.50%) Electronics
8 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
8 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
8 2 (12.50%) EMC
8 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (12.50%) Image Processing

Firmware Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (18.75%) VHDL
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (6.25%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
2 2 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) Embedded C
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Altera
1 2 (12.50%) Atmel
1 2 (12.50%) EMC
1 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
Worcester, Worcestershire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago