The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Firmware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware Engineer
Rank 130 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 7 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.093% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.095% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 19
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +2.10%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2020 2110 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.37% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1744 2030
Median salary £43,000 £44,485 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firmware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firmware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firmware Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firmware Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firmware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Firmware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firmware Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 5 £52,500 +8.24% 4
Firmware Engineer
East of England

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Firmware Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
2 6 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
5 3 (33.33%) STB
5 3 (33.33%) CCTV
5 3 (33.33%) Games
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
5 3 (33.33%) Code Optimisation
5 3 (33.33%) HEVC
6 2 (22.22%) Altera
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) VHDL
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (11.11%) Physics
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) PhD
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
7 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (11.11%) Electronics
7 1 (11.11%) Device Driver

Firmware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (11.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CCTV
1 3 (33.33%) STB
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (22.22%) VHDL
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Code Optimisation
2 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (22.22%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Altera
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago