The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Firmware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Firmware Engineer
Rank - 925 899
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firmware Engineer 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -22.72%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Firmware Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Firmware Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Tcl
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) C#

Senior Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Firmware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Tcl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago