Period
to 20 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Embedded Firmware Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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

Embedded Firmware Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 260 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +273
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Firmware Engineer 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.044% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.046% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
South East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,412 6,547 5,766
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 96.89% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,024 5,429 4,964
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Embedded Firmware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Firmware Engineer in Hampshire

Embedded Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Firmware Engineer in Hampshire

Embedded Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Firmware Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded Firmware Engineer in Hampshire

Embedded Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Firmware Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Southampton +8 3 £49,000 +30.67%
Portsmouth - 2 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 - 1
Liphook - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Firmware Engineer
South East

Embedded Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, Embedded 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 Hampshire region featuring Embedded Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Mechatronics
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) Automotive
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) BT
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban

Embedded Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Mechatronics
2 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BT