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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 88 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.86% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 12.00% 7.36% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £43,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.23%
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
150 163 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.70% 11.64% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 119 127 141
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 24 July 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (68.57%) C
2 18 (51.43%) C++
2 18 (51.43%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (34.29%) Electronics
4 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 8 (22.86%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) Device Driver
6 7 (20.00%) Assembly Language
6 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.00%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
7 6 (17.14%) Physics
7 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) PhD
7 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
8 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
9 3 (8.57%) Games
9 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
9 3 (8.57%) STB
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
9 3 (8.57%) CCTV
9 3 (8.57%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (8.57%) Image Processing
9 3 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing

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 1 (2.86%) OrCAD
1 1 (2.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
2 2 (5.71%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (2.86%) OFDM
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 12 (34.29%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
1 13 (37.14%) Firmware Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Firmware Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HEVC
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.86%) Device Driver
3 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (17.14%) Physics
4 3 (8.57%) CCTV
4 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
4 3 (8.57%) STB
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Smart Energy
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) Verilog
6 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (8.57%) Image Processing
3 3 (8.57%) Signal Processing
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Business Development
5 1 (2.86%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (2.86%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Machine Learning
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Product Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C
2 18 (51.43%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 8 (22.86%) Python
5 7 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 7 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Panasonic
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