The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Firmware Engineer
Rank 860 868 890
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firmware Engineer 21 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Firmware Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -42 19 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South East -4 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
South West - 6 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £37,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 - -
Plymouth - 6 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Devon - 6 £42,500 -
Coventry - 5 £37,500 - 1
Denbighshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £37,500 - 1
St Asaph - 2 £37,500 - 1
North Wales - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -9 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Firmware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Firmware
2 22 (91.67%) C
3 16 (66.67%) C++
3 16 (66.67%) Electronics
4 13 (54.17%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (29.17%) UML
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) Wireless
9 5 (20.83%) Signal Processing
9 5 (20.83%) Validation
9 5 (20.83%) Embedded C
9 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.83%) C#
9 5 (20.83%) Python
10 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (16.67%) VxWorks
10 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 3 (12.50%) JTAG
11 3 (12.50%) Subversion
12 2 (8.33%) IGMP
12 2 (8.33%) RTSP
12 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
12 2 (8.33%) Scrum

Senior Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.33%) IGMP
3 2 (8.33%) RTSP
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) GPRS
3 2 (8.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (66.67%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Firmware
2 12 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
4 2 (8.33%) MPEG
4 2 (8.33%) Telematics
4 2 (8.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) UML
2 6 (25.00%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Signal Processing
3 5 (20.83%) Validation
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C
2 16 (66.67%) C++
3 5 (20.83%) Embedded C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) JTAG
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Romsey
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago