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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 67 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 32 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.71% 1.44% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 18.82% 18.10% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 16
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
170 116 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.41% 7.93% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 147 100 193
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,950 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 27 September 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 39 (79.59%) C
2 27 (55.10%) Degree
3 21 (42.86%) C++
4 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
5 15 (30.61%) Wireless
5 15 (30.61%) Electronics
6 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 14 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
7 13 (26.53%) Linux
8 12 (24.49%) Python
8 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (16.33%) Assembly Language
10 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
11 7 (14.29%) Physics
11 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.29%) C#
11 7 (14.29%) Java
11 7 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (14.29%) Smartphone
12 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.24%) Device Driver
12 6 (12.24%) Perl
12 6 (12.24%) Ethernet
12 6 (12.24%) PhD
12 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (12.24%) Open Source
13 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
13 5 (10.20%) Bluetooth

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 2 (4.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.04%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Wireless
2 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) Ethernet
5 5 (10.20%) Bluetooth
6 3 (6.12%) WLAN
7 1 (2.04%) 802.15
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.04%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) LTE
7 1 (2.04%) OFDM
7 1 (2.04%) SSL
7 1 (2.04%) X.509
7 1 (2.04%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (30.61%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Firmware Engineer
2 19 (38.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Software Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate
6 7 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Electronics Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Wireless Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Firmware Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) HEVC
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) Ajax
2 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
2 14 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (14.29%) Physics
4 7 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 6 (12.24%) Device Driver
6 3 (6.12%) CCTV
6 3 (6.12%) STB
7 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.04%) Verilog
7 1 (2.04%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
2 6 (12.24%) Open Source
3 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
4 4 (8.16%) Scrum
5 3 (6.12%) Code Optimisation
5 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (6.12%) Image Processing
5 3 (6.12%) Signal Processing
5 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.12%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.08%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.04%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.04%) Kanban
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.04%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) C
2 21 (42.86%) C++
3 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 12 (24.49%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) Assembly Language
6 7 (14.29%) C#
6 7 (14.29%) Java
7 6 (12.24%) Perl
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
9 3 (6.12%) Tcl
10 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Panasonic
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago