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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 101 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.068% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.070% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
1089 1419 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.15% 97.19% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1137 1253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Firmware
2 17 (80.95%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Python
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
6 7 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
8 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (19.05%) Perl
8 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Tcl
8 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 3 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (14.29%) Signal Processing
9 3 (14.29%) WLAN
9 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
9 3 (14.29%) Simulink
9 3 (14.29%) Assembly Language
10 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 1 (4.76%) Ethernet

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 3 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (38.10%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
3 3 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
2 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (14.29%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C
2 11 (52.38%) Python
3 7 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Tcl
6 3 (14.29%) Assembly Language
6 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Firmware
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