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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 88 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 14 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.21% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
1109 1473 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.74% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1140 1246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
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
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 25 February 2017.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 18 (85.71%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Python
4 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 8 (38.10%) Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) Perl
7 6 (28.57%) Embedded C
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (14.29%) Atmel
10 3 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (14.29%) Signal Processing
10 3 (14.29%) Assembly Language
10 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
10 3 (14.29%) Simulink
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
11 2 (9.52%) Finance
11 2 (9.52%) Scrum
11 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
11 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 2 (9.52%) Tcl
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
11 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
11 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
12 1 (4.76%) Algorithms

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
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (38.10%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
4 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.76%) FPGA Design
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C
2 11 (52.38%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Assembly Language
4 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Atmel
2 1 (4.76%) Xilinx
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