The median annual salary for a Firmware Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Firmware Developer
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 901 952
Rank change year-on-year +57 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Developer 22 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.011% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.011% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Firmware Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Firmware Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware Developer in England

Firmware Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware Developer in England.

Salary trend for Firmware Developer in England

Firmware Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware Developer in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware Developer in England

Firmware Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London - 8 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +15 5 £30,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +7 5 £30,000 -
South East - 4 £45,000 -
South West - 4 £45,000 -
East of England -15 1 - - 1
Firmware Developer
UK

Firmware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Firmware Developer 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 across the England region featuring Firmware Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Firmware
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (88.00%) C
3 17 (68.00%) C++
4 15 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (48.00%) Electronics
6 11 (44.00%) Smart Home
6 11 (44.00%) REST
7 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (32.00%) ZigBee
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 8 (32.00%) VHDL
8 6 (24.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (24.00%) Device Driver
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
8 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
8 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (24.00%) InfiniBand
8 6 (24.00%) Device Driver Development
8 6 (24.00%) FPGA Design
8 6 (24.00%) High-Frequency Trading
9 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
9 5 (20.00%) Image Processing
10 3 (12.00%) HTTP
10 3 (12.00%) Python

Firmware Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (32.00%) ZigBee
2 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (24.00%) InfiniBand
3 3 (12.00%) HTTP
General
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) REST
2 8 (32.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (44.00%) Smart Home
3 8 (32.00%) VHDL
4 6 (24.00%) Device Driver
4 6 (24.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (24.00%) Device Driver Development
1 6 (24.00%) FPGA Design
1 6 (24.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
1 6 (24.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C
2 17 (68.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Firmware
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