Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Firmware Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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

Firmware Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 173 189
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.38% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.037% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +71.43% +22.81%
10th Percentile £38,750 £57,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £37,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,864 2,729 3,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.08% 96.64% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,549 2,332 2,499
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Firmware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware Engineer in Oxfordshire

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware Engineer in Oxfordshire

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Oxford -6 9 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Abingdon - 2 £48,750 -
Firmware Engineer
South East

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Firmware
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (90.91%) JTAG
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) GDB
2 10 (90.91%) Prototyping
2 10 (90.91%) ASIC
2 10 (90.91%) Benchmarking
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Flash
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) GDB
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (90.91%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Benchmarking
1 10 (90.91%) Prototyping
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) CAD
2 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Firmware