The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 100 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 0.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.15% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Median salary £65,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% +7.36%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.09%
Firmware Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1203 1378 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.49% 97.59% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1167 1536
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Firmware Engineer in the job title.

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Firmware Engineer 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 Cambridge region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) Firmware
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
6 3 (30.00%) CCTV
6 3 (30.00%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (30.00%) HEVC
6 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) PhD
6 3 (30.00%) STB
6 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
6 3 (30.00%) Games
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) Physics
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Simulink
7 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) CCTV
2 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 3 (30.00%) STB
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Code Optimisation
2 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
4 3 (30.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Firmware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago