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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 89 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 16 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 0.22% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.23% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1147 1321 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.55% 96.14% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1146 1362
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (100.00%) Firmware
2 22 (91.67%) C
3 15 (62.50%) Degree
4 11 (45.83%) C++
5 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 8 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 7 (29.17%) Smartphone
8 6 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (25.00%) Electronics
9 5 (20.83%) Wireless
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) Perl
11 3 (12.50%) PhD
11 3 (12.50%) WLAN
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
11 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
11 3 (12.50%) Games
11 3 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
11 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.50%) STB
11 3 (12.50%) CCTV
11 3 (12.50%) Mathematics

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 1 (4.17%) OrCAD
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless
3 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) WLAN
5 2 (8.33%) Bluetooth
General
1 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Smartphone
3 6 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (12.50%) CCTV
4 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.50%) Physics
4 3 (12.50%) STB
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C
2 11 (45.83%) C++
3 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.33%) Tcl
7 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago