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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Firmware Engineer
UK
Rank 810 950 957
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firmware Engineer 34 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 6
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +33.75%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Firmware Engineer over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firmware Engineer
Top 22 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 20 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
England +123 32 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South West +32 13 £37,500 -28.57%
Herefordshire - 12 £50,000 -
Hereford - 12 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 12 £50,000 -
Devon - 10 £37,500 -
East of England - 6 £55,000 - 2
Cambridge - 6 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £55,000 - 2
Paignton - 4 £37,500 -
Torquay - 3 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland - 2 £47,500 -
South East +59 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) Firmware
2 40 (88.89%) C
3 27 (60.00%) Electronics
4 25 (55.56%) C#
5 22 (48.89%) Linux
6 21 (46.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 17 (37.78%) C++
8 16 (35.56%) Windows
8 16 (35.56%) EMC
8 16 (35.56%) Degree
9 14 (31.11%) RS-485
9 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
9 14 (31.11%) VHDL
9 14 (31.11%) Verilog
10 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
11 12 (26.67%) Physics
12 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
12 11 (24.44%) Python
13 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
13 10 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
14 9 (20.00%) JTAG
14 9 (20.00%) Perl
15 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (15.56%) Wireless
16 7 (15.56%) ASIC
17 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
18 5 (11.11%) UML
19 4 (8.89%) Embedded C
19 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing

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 3 (6.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
1 14 (31.11%) RS-485
2 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (15.56%) Wireless
3 3 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) GPRS
5 1 (2.22%) GSM
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (60.00%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (31.11%) Verilog
2 14 (31.11%) VHDL
3 10 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (15.56%) ASIC
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.44%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Physics
2 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
3 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (6.67%) Signal Processing
8 2 (4.44%) CAD
8 2 (4.44%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (4.44%) Electronic Design Automation
8 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (4.44%) FPGA Design
8 2 (4.44%) Validation
8 2 (4.44%) V-Model
9 1 (2.22%) OO
9 1 (2.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) C
2 25 (55.56%) C#
3 17 (37.78%) C++
4 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (24.44%) Python
6 9 (20.00%) Perl
7 4 (8.89%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.67%) Assembly Language
8 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 45 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) EMC
2 3 (6.67%) Xilinx
3 2 (4.44%) Actel
3 2 (4.44%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (2.22%) Altera
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago