The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 92 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 15 15 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% 1.05% 3.15%
As % of the System Software category 10.95% 8.11% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 54
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £87,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
137 185 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.99% 12.98% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112 139 154
Median salary £36,736 £38,564 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.74% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cambridge

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 21 (72.41%) C
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 13 (44.83%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Python
5 9 (31.03%) Embedded C
6 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
7 7 (24.14%) Electronics
8 6 (20.69%) Device Driver
8 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
9 5 (17.24%) Physics
9 5 (17.24%) PhD
9 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (13.79%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
10 4 (13.79%) Low Latency
10 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.79%) Assembly Language
10 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.34%) STB
11 3 (10.34%) CCTV
11 3 (10.34%) Games

Firmware
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 (10.34%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.45%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 7 (24.14%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Firmware Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) C++ Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HEVC
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Device Driver
3 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.24%) Physics
4 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.34%) CCTV
5 3 (10.34%) STB
6 2 (6.90%) Smart Energy
7 1 (3.45%) ASIC
7 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.45%) Verilog
7 1 (3.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (13.79%) Low Latency
2 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
3 3 (10.34%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Fuzz Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (3.45%) Secure Coding
5 1 (3.45%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) Embedded C
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Assembly Language
5 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) LXC
1 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: 21 days ago