The table below looks at the statistics for the Firmware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Engineer
Rank 99 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.082% 0.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Firmware Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1188 1079 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.86% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 956 1156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Firmware Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Firmware Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Firmware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Firmware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001