The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 95 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.13% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 0.92% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Firmware
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
848 655 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.77% 42.50% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 615 550 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 16 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware.

1 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
2 34 (73.91%) C
3 25 (54.35%) Degree
4 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
5 19 (41.30%) C++
6 17 (36.96%) Python
7 15 (32.61%) Linux
8 14 (30.43%) Device Driver
9 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.09%) Electronics
11 11 (23.91%) Scrum
11 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
11 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
13 9 (19.57%) Refactoring
13 9 (19.57%) IPTV
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.57%) Windows
14 8 (17.39%) VPN
14 8 (17.39%) Firewall
14 8 (17.39%) Embedded C
14 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
14 8 (17.39%) Physics
14 8 (17.39%) Migration
14 8 (17.39%) Network Management
15 7 (15.22%) UNIX
15 7 (15.22%) C#
15 7 (15.22%) Java
16 6 (13.04%) ISO 9000

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firmware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) OpenStack
1 6 (13.04%) CloudStack
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
1 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) VPN
2 8 (17.39%) Firewall
3 5 (10.87%) IGMP
3 5 (10.87%) RTSP
3 5 (10.87%) HTTP
4 4 (8.70%) Internet
4 4 (8.70%) SAN
4 4 (8.70%) NAS
4 4 (8.70%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.17%) GPRS
6 1 (2.17%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
General
1 12 (26.09%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Graduate
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Storage Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) WinForms
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 14 (30.43%) Device Driver
3 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
5 9 (19.57%) IPTV
6 8 (17.39%) Physics
7 6 (13.04%) Cryptography
7 6 (13.04%) PKI
7 6 (13.04%) Smartphone
8 5 (10.87%) Streaming Video
8 5 (10.87%) MPEG
9 3 (6.52%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (6.52%) STB
9 3 (6.52%) DTV
10 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (2.17%) Telematics
10 1 (2.17%) ASIC
10 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) Refactoring
5 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Network Management
6 6 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
6 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Product Management
8 4 (8.70%) User Stories
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Line Management
9 3 (6.52%) Coaching
9 3 (6.52%) DevOps
9 3 (6.52%) Validation
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C
2 19 (41.30%) C++
3 17 (36.96%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) Embedded C
4 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
5 7 (15.22%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) Java
6 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++
7 5 (10.87%) Assembly Language
7 5 (10.87%) Perl
8 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) PhD
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO 9000
2 5 (10.87%) JTAG
3 2 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (4.35%) GAMP
3 2 (4.35%) GCP
3 2 (4.35%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.70%) KVM
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) NetApp
3 4 (8.70%) Sun
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) Hitachi
3 4 (8.70%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Isilon
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £400 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k + package
Posted: 4 days ago