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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Firmware Engineer
Rank 910 966 971
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firmware Engineer 9 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Median salary £52,500 £42,325 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.04% -0.41%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,325 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+24.04% -0.41%

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
93892 106630 115839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79151 87900 94737
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Firmware Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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 +60 7 £52,500 +24.04% 4
Hampshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
South East - 5 £52,500 - 1
Southampton - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
North Wales - 2 £42,500 -
South West +23 1 £40,000 -5.49% 1
East of England - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Senior Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Firmware
2 9 (64.29%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) C++
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) Electronics
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) QA
5 6 (42.86%) Robot Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) User Experience
8 2 (14.29%) Wideband
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
8 2 (14.29%) Physics
8 2 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 2 (14.29%) Perl
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) OOD
8 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
8 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
8 2 (14.29%) ASIC

Senior Firmware Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 2 (14.29%) Wideband
2 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Robot Framework
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) ASIC
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 24 days ago