Period
to 15 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Firmware Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 214 224
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.026% 0.046% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.048% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
East Midlands median annual salary - £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -9.09%
England median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.89% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,741 4,193 5,142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.64% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,211 3,203 4,298
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Firmware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Firmware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware Engineer in the East Midlands

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Firmware Engineer in the East Midlands

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 1 - - 3
Firmware Engineer
England

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, Firmware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
1 1 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
1 1 (100.00%) Architectural Design

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft