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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 63 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 45 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.79% 1.00% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 28.48% 7.58% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 17
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £84,500 £80,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
158 198 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.32% 13.15% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131 127 167
Median salary £41,000 £35,088 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.85% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 22 February 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 40 (64.52%) C
2 32 (51.61%) Python
3 31 (50.00%) Degree
4 28 (45.16%) Wireless
5 22 (35.48%) Mathematics
6 21 (33.87%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (32.26%) C++
8 19 (30.65%) Electronics
8 19 (30.65%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (25.81%) Perl
9 16 (25.81%) Linux
10 13 (20.97%) Bluetooth
10 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
10 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
11 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
12 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
12 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
13 10 (16.13%) Embedded Software Development
13 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
13 10 (16.13%) Assembly Language
14 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
14 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
14 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
14 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (11.29%) Computer Architecture
15 7 (11.29%) POSIX
15 7 (11.29%) Ethernet
16 6 (9.68%) Scrum

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 (4.84%) OrCAD
1 3 (4.84%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) Wireless
2 19 (30.65%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (20.97%) Bluetooth
4 7 (11.29%) Ethernet
5 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.84%) HTTP
6 3 (4.84%) Internet
6 3 (4.84%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.61%) 802.15
7 1 (1.61%) LTE
7 1 (1.61%) SSL
7 1 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (30.65%) Electronics
2 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (33.87%) Firmware Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) Test Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Software Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Development Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Systems Test Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Test Development Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Graduate
6 10 (16.13%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 9 (14.52%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Design Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Embedded Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Linux Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) POSIX
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Mathematics
2 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
8 7 (11.29%) Computer Architecture
9 6 (9.68%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) Physics
11 4 (6.45%) Low Latency
12 3 (4.84%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (4.84%) Open Source
12 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.84%) Signal Processing
13 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
13 2 (3.23%) TDD
13 2 (3.23%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) C
2 32 (51.61%) Python
3 20 (32.26%) C++
4 16 (25.81%) Perl
5 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
6 10 (16.13%) Assembly Language
7 5 (8.06%) Java
8 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) C#
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.84%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.23%) SQL
9 2 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Atmel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Xilinx
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