Embedded Firmware Jobs in the South East

Embedded Firmware
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring Embedded Firmware skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Embedded Firmware over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 261 349 370
Rank change year-on-year +88 +21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Firmware 145 28 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.21% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 5.97% 1.27% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 22 28
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 -
25th Percentile £43,125 £40,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% -6.82% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £84,750 -
England median annual salary £52,500 £58,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.87% +10.95% -

All System Software Skills
South East

Embedded 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 South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,427 2,201 3,607
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.02% 16.58% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,888 1,558 2,331
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,925 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.91% -2.15% -4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -1.79%

Embedded Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Firmware in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded Firmware in the South East.

Salary trend for Embedded Firmware in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded Firmware in the South East over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Embedded Firmware in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Firmware within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 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
Thames Valley - 89 £51,000 - 10
Buckinghamshire - 85 £51,750 - 5
Hampshire -22 33 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Surrey -10 14 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £34,000 - 3
West Sussex - 4 £46,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £27,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East 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:

Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Simulink
2 2 (1.38%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Azure
1 1 (0.69%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) GSM
2 1 (0.69%) 4G
2 1 (0.69%) 5G
2 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.69%) LoRaWAN
2 1 (0.69%) Modbus
2 1 (0.69%) MQTT
2 1 (0.69%) RS-232
2 1 (0.69%) RS-485
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Git
2 2 (1.38%) GCC
2 2 (1.38%) GDB
2 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 94 (64.83%) Electronics
2 77 (53.10%) Manufacturing
3 73 (50.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 12 (8.28%) Automotive
4 12 (8.28%) Legal
5 8 (5.52%) Marketing
6 5 (3.45%) Social Skills
7 4 (2.76%) Finance
7 4 (2.76%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Avionics
8 1 (0.69%) Police
Job Titles
1 82 (56.55%) Electronics Engineer
2 73 (50.34%) Graduate
3 71 (48.97%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 70 (48.28%) Junior
4 70 (48.28%) Junior Electronics Engineer
5 61 (42.07%) Development Engineer
5 61 (42.07%) Graduate Development Engineer
6 45 (31.03%) Embedded Engineer
7 36 (24.83%) Software Engineer
8 24 (16.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 16 (11.03%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
9 16 (11.03%) Hardware Engineer
10 14 (9.66%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 14 (9.66%) Firmware Engineer
11 13 (8.97%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
11 13 (8.97%) Junior Hardware Engineer
12 11 (7.59%) Design Engineer
12 11 (7.59%) Graduate Design Engineer
13 9 (6.21%) Electronics Design Engineer
14 7 (4.83%) Junior Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) Qt
2 1 (0.69%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 15 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (7.59%) FPGA
4 9 (6.21%) Analogue Electronics
5 8 (5.52%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.76%) Robotics
8 2 (1.38%) IoT
8 2 (1.38%) Tandem
8 2 (1.38%) Verilog
8 2 (1.38%) VHDL
9 1 (0.69%) NB-IoT
9 1 (0.69%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) Linux
2 3 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.10%) Schematic Capture
2 73 (50.34%) Project Planning
3 40 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 21 (14.48%) SDLC
5 15 (10.34%) Agile
6 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.28%) Design for Manufacturing
6 12 (8.28%) Requirements Gathering
7 9 (6.21%) FPGA Design
8 8 (5.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (2.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (2.76%) Biometrics
10 4 (2.76%) Bug Management
10 4 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (2.76%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (2.76%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (2.76%) Product Management
10 4 (2.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.48%) C
2 23 (15.86%) C++
3 15 (10.34%) Python
4 7 (4.83%) C#
5 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.38%) Lua
7 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 102 (70.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 145 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 75 (51.72%) EMC
2 4 (2.76%) SAP
3 2 (1.38%) Facebook
4 1 (0.69%) Atmel
4 1 (0.69%) Freescale