The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos PowerHouse
Rank - 113 119
Permanent jobs citing PowerHouse 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £35,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.83%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
PowerHouse
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1144 1069 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.58% 66.48% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 942 966 1226
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) ASIC
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

PowerHouse
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) ASIC
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification