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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 87 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 17 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.48% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 16.35% 3.61% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 10
Median salary £55,000 £84,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.91% +118.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £84,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +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
104 194 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.28% 13.29% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 89 130 143
Median salary £36,000 £35,088 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £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 19 January 2017.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 33 (68.75%) C
2 22 (45.83%) Python
2 22 (45.83%) Degree
3 21 (43.75%) Wireless
4 18 (37.50%) C++
5 15 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 12 (25.00%) Linux
7 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
8 11 (22.92%) Electronics
8 11 (22.92%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 9 (18.75%) Bluetooth
11 8 (16.67%) Java
11 8 (16.67%) Perl
12 7 (14.58%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 6 (12.50%) Open Source
13 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
13 6 (12.50%) C#
13 6 (12.50%) Assembly Language
13 6 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (10.42%) Physics
14 5 (10.42%) Scrum
14 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP

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 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Wireless
2 11 (22.92%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (18.75%) Bluetooth
4 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (6.25%) HTTP
6 3 (6.25%) Internet
6 3 (6.25%) WLAN
6 3 (6.25%) ZigBee
7 1 (2.08%) 802.15
7 1 (2.08%) LTE
7 1 (2.08%) SSL
7 1 (2.08%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.92%) Electronics
2 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (43.75%) Firmware Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Test Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Development Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Systems Test Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Test Development Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Graduate
7 7 (14.58%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Linux Developer
10 3 (6.25%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.08%) Ajax
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) JSON
3 1 (2.08%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Physics
5 4 (8.33%) Smartphone
6 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.25%) Internet of Things
7 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.58%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Open Source
6 5 (10.42%) Scrum
6 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 4 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (6.25%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.17%) TDD
10 1 (2.08%) Computer Architecture
10 1 (2.08%) Kanban
10 1 (2.08%) Quality Management
10 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) C
2 22 (45.83%) Python
3 18 (37.50%) C++
4 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 8 (16.67%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) Perl
6 6 (12.50%) Assembly Language
6 6 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) Tcl
8 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.17%) SQL
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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