The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 90 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 24 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
ZigBee
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
382 343 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.29% 23.30% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 275 244 379
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ZigBee across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ZigBee
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

ZigBee Salary Trend in Cambridge

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 28 (100.00%) C
2 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) C++
4 17 (60.71%) Ethernet
5 14 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 14 (50.00%) Bluetooth
6 11 (39.29%) Python
6 11 (39.29%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) 802.15
7 10 (35.71%) Smart Meter
7 10 (35.71%) Data Structures
7 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
8 9 (32.14%) Scrum
8 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) OOD
9 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (21.43%) OO
12 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++
12 4 (14.29%) Degree
13 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (7.14%) GSM
14 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (3.57%) TDD
14 1 (3.57%) Electronics
14 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
14 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
14 1 (3.57%) GPRS

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Ethernet
2 14 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 11 (39.29%) Wireless
4 10 (35.71%) 802.15
5 2 (7.14%) GSM
6 1 (3.57%) GPRS
6 1 (3.57%) 3G
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineer
1 26 (92.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Smart Meter
1 10 (35.71%) Data Structures
1 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) OOD
4 6 (21.43%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C
2 17 (60.71%) C++
3 14 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 11 (39.29%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) EMC
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