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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 82 99 119
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 19 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 0.82% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.85% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
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
1138 1405 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.52% 96.50% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1248 1352
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 28 (100.00%) Firmware
2 24 (85.71%) C
3 17 (60.71%) Degree
4 12 (42.86%) C++
5 11 (39.29%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Embedded C
6 10 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (25.00%) Wireless
8 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 6 (21.43%) Electronics
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 4 (14.29%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) Scrum
11 4 (14.29%) Tcl
11 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 4 (14.29%) Perl
11 4 (14.29%) Bluetooth
11 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
12 3 (10.71%) WLAN
12 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
12 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
12 3 (10.71%) PhD
12 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++

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 (7.14%) Simulink
2 1 (3.57%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (25.00%) Wireless
3 4 (14.29%) Bluetooth
4 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) WLAN
General
1 6 (21.43%) Electronics
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (10.71%) Games
5 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 10 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (10.71%) CCTV
3 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Physics
3 3 (10.71%) STB
4 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Scrum
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Code Optimisation
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
4 3 (10.71%) Low Latency
4 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C
2 12 (42.86%) C++
3 11 (39.29%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) Embedded C
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) Tcl
6 3 (10.71%) Assembly Language
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Panasonic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 22 days ago