The first table below looks at the demand for PowerHouse skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerHouse over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos PowerHouse
Rank - 110 118
Permanent jobs citing PowerHouse 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.090% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.34%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.18%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1122 1107 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.28% 66.81% 73.41%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1011 1148
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerHouse
Cambridgeshire

PowerHouse
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerHouse across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerHouse Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PowerHouse
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerHouse across the Cambridge region.

PowerHouse Salary Trend in Cambridge

PowerHouse
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) VHDL
2 3 (75.00%) Verilog
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) ASIC
2 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

PowerHouse
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
1 3 (75.00%) Verilog
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification