Firmware Jobs in the East of England

Firmware
England > East of England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England requiring Firmware skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Firmware over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 111 162 145
Rank change year-on-year +51 -17 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 123 51 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 1.09% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 13.95% 6.74% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 39 10
10th Percentile £28,500 £46,750 £35,570
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +36.84% -17.39%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,625
90th Percentile £75,500 £85,500 £62,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.75% -16.82% -

All System Software Skills
East of England

Firmware falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills in the East of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 882 757 1,214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.86% 16.22% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 720 564 592
10th Percentile £24,801 £26,250 £26,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.98% +3.33% -5.26%
75th Percentile £55,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £65,125 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -1.79%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in the East of England.

Salary trend for Firmware in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firmware in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Firmware in the East of England

Firmware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +55 65 £56,500 +2.73% 16
Cambridgeshire +16 31 £53,750 -36.76% 21
Essex +19 19 £34,000 -40.87% 1
Bedfordshire +12 4 £72,500 +11.54% 2
Norfolk - 4 £70,000 - 4
Firmware
England

Firmware
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) AWS
1 4 (3.25%) AWS IoT
2 3 (2.44%) GitHub
2 3 (2.44%) GitHub Actions
3 2 (1.63%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.81%) Azure
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) Software-Defined Radio
2 10 (8.13%) LTE
3 9 (7.32%) Ethernet
4 8 (6.50%) Wireless
5 7 (5.69%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (4.88%) 5G
6 6 (4.88%) 5G NR
6 6 (4.88%) 802.11
7 5 (4.07%) Bluetooth
7 5 (4.07%) LoRaWAN
7 5 (4.07%) MQTT
8 3 (2.44%) ZigBee
9 2 (1.63%) DECT
9 2 (1.63%) Firewall
9 2 (1.63%) NFC
10 1 (0.81%) DHCP
10 1 (0.81%) DNS
10 1 (0.81%) VLAN
10 1 (0.81%) VRRP
10 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.63%) Power BI
2 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Rational Team Concert
2 9 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.25%) GitLab
4 4 (3.25%) LabVIEW
5 3 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.81%) Git
7 1 (0.81%) Phabricator
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (26.83%) Electronics
2 29 (23.58%) Social Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.69%) Finance
5 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.88%) Automotive
5 6 (4.88%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (4.88%) Retail
6 5 (4.07%) French Language
6 5 (4.07%) Public Sector
7 4 (3.25%) Marketing
7 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.81%) Avionics
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (24.39%) Embedded Engineer
2 22 (17.89%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Lead
4 15 (12.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 14 (11.38%) Firmware Engineer
5 14 (11.38%) Senior
6 11 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Electronics Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Architect
9 6 (4.88%) Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Field Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Field Service Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Field Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Field Service Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.07%) Digital Design Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Radio Specialist
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) 802.1X
1 6 (4.88%) Flask
2 3 (2.44%) OpenGL
2 3 (2.44%) Qt
2 3 (2.44%) Vulkan
3 1 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.81%) Django
3 1 (0.81%) FastAPI
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) HTML5
3 1 (0.81%) LLVM
3 1 (0.81%) OpenCL
3 1 (0.81%) React
3 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.14%) FPGA
2 20 (16.26%) Algorithms
3 11 (8.94%) IoT
4 9 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (7.32%) PCIe
5 6 (4.88%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.88%) EPoS
5 6 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.44%) Analogue Electronics
7 3 (2.44%) Robotics
8 2 (1.63%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.63%) RISC-V
9 1 (0.81%) Arduino
9 1 (0.81%) ARM Cortex
9 1 (0.81%) Cyber Threat
9 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.81%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.81%) Security Posture
9 1 (0.81%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.07%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.63%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
2 21 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (17.07%) Signal Processing
3 20 (16.26%) Digital Signal Processing
4 15 (12.20%) Customer Service
5 13 (10.57%) Computer Science
6 11 (8.94%) Machine Learning
6 11 (8.94%) Systems Engineering
7 10 (8.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (8.13%) Innovative Thinking
7 10 (8.13%) Power Management
7 10 (8.13%) Software Testing
7 10 (8.13%) UML
8 9 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.32%) Requirements Management
9 8 (6.50%) Agile
9 8 (6.50%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (5.69%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.89%) C
2 14 (11.38%) Python
3 12 (9.76%) C++
3 12 (9.76%) MATLAB
4 8 (6.50%) Embedded C
5 4 (3.25%) C#
5 4 (3.25%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.63%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.63%) Bash
6 2 (1.63%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.81%) SystemVerilog
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) BPSS Clearance
2 32 (26.02%) Security Cleared
3 26 (21.14%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) CCNP
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.63%) HNC
6 2 (1.63%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.81%) MCSA
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) MISRA
3 3 (2.44%) Def Stans
3 3 (2.44%) ECSS
4 2 (1.63%) ISO 26262
4 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.63%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.81%) DO-254
5 1 (0.81%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (19.51%) Embedded Firmware
2 2 (1.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Ansible
1 2 (1.63%) Functional Safety
2 1 (0.81%) Grafana
2 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) Podman
2 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) IBM
2 6 (4.88%) Dell
2 6 (4.88%) EMC
2 6 (4.88%) HP
2 6 (4.88%) Intel
2 6 (4.88%) NetApp
2 6 (4.88%) Xilinx
3 4 (3.25%) SAP
4 1 (0.81%) Actel
4 1 (0.81%) Altera
4 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco
4 1 (0.81%) F5
4 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.81%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.81%) Nokia
4 1 (0.81%) Renesas
4 1 (0.81%) Riverbed
4 1 (0.81%) Veeam