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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 79 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 17 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.58% 1.02% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 13.18% 9.26% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 15
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £44,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £84,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
129 162 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.97% 11.01% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 119 125 158
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 10 December 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 32 (69.57%) C
2 24 (52.17%) Degree
3 18 (39.13%) C++
4 17 (36.96%) Wireless
5 16 (34.78%) Python
6 14 (30.43%) Electronics
7 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 10 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
8 10 (21.74%) Assembly Language
8 10 (21.74%) Linux
9 9 (19.57%) Java
9 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.39%) Perl
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (13.04%) Smartphone
12 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.04%) Bluetooth
12 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
12 6 (13.04%) Open Source
12 6 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
13 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
13 5 (10.87%) Scrum
13 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
14 4 (8.70%) Finance
14 4 (8.70%) Tcl

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 (6.52%) Simulink
2 1 (2.17%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Wireless
2 10 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (13.04%) Bluetooth
4 3 (6.52%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) WLAN
4 3 (6.52%) ZigBee
5 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) 802.15
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.17%) LTE
6 1 (2.17%) OFDM
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (30.43%) Electronics
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Graduate
5 7 (15.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Test Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Design Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Development Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Systems Test Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Test Development Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.52%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) CSS
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.17%) Ajax
3 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.04%) Smartphone
4 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.52%) Internet of Things
5 3 (6.52%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Open Source
3 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
4 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) Test Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (6.52%) Signal Processing
7 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (2.17%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.17%) Validation
8 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C
2 18 (39.13%) C++
3 16 (34.78%) Python
4 10 (21.74%) Assembly Language
4 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 8 (17.39%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) C#
8 4 (8.70%) Tcl
9 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.52%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.35%) SQL
11 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Medical cover, fitness facilities,
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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