The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 119 119 145
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 24 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.79% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 2.48% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,646 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
868 727 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.07% 31.87% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 642 594 775
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 22 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 51 (60.00%) C
2 47 (55.29%) Software Engineering
3 46 (54.12%) Degree
4 38 (44.71%) Python
5 31 (36.47%) Electronics
6 26 (30.59%) C++
6 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
7 24 (28.24%) Computer Science
7 24 (28.24%) Perl
8 22 (25.88%) Wireless
9 21 (24.71%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (24.71%) Bluetooth
10 20 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 19 (22.35%) Linux
12 17 (20.00%) Windows
12 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 17 (20.00%) Assembly Language
13 16 (18.82%) Device Driver
14 15 (17.65%) Scrum
14 15 (17.65%) Validation
14 15 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (16.47%) LAN
16 13 (15.29%) Ethernet
17 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (12.94%) Embedded C
18 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
18 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
18 11 (12.94%) NAS
19 10 (11.76%) Software Architecture
19 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.24%) Lync
4 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (7.06%) OpenStack
4 6 (7.06%) CloudStack
4 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.88%) Wireless
2 21 (24.71%) Bluetooth
2 21 (24.71%) Wi-Fi
3 20 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.47%) LAN
5 13 (15.29%) Ethernet
6 11 (12.94%) NAS
7 10 (11.76%) DHCP
7 10 (11.76%) DNS
8 9 (10.59%) Firewall
8 9 (10.59%) VPN
8 9 (10.59%) UWB
9 6 (7.06%) SAN
10 5 (5.88%) IGMP
10 5 (5.88%) HTTP
10 5 (5.88%) RTSP
11 4 (4.71%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 4 (4.71%) Internet
12 3 (3.53%) 802.11
12 3 (3.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (36.47%) Electronics
2 7 (8.24%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.18%) Automotive
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Software Engineer
2 15 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Firmware Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Graduate
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.35%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Administrator
9 2 (2.35%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Flash
2 1 (1.18%) WinForms
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
2 24 (28.24%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.82%) Device Driver
4 15 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (10.59%) Physics
5 9 (10.59%) IPTV
6 6 (7.06%) Smartphone
6 6 (7.06%) Cryptography
6 6 (7.06%) PKI
7 5 (5.88%) Streaming Video
7 5 (5.88%) MPEG
7 5 (5.88%) ASIC
8 3 (3.53%) DTV
8 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.53%) Handset
8 3 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (3.53%) STB
9 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.18%) VHDL
9 1 (1.18%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.24%) UNIX
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.65%) Validation
2 15 (17.65%) Scrum
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 10 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
5 9 (10.59%) Network Management
5 9 (10.59%) Migration
5 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (7.06%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (7.06%) Information Security
7 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
7 6 (7.06%) TDD
8 4 (4.71%) Product Management
8 4 (4.71%) Signal Processing
8 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.71%) DevOps
8 4 (4.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) C
2 38 (44.71%) Python
3 26 (30.59%) C++
4 24 (28.24%) Perl
5 17 (20.00%) Assembly Language
6 11 (12.94%) Embedded C
7 10 (11.76%) Java
8 9 (10.59%) MATLAB
9 8 (9.41%) Embedded C++
10 7 (8.24%) C#
11 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.53%) Ruby
13 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (54.12%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.06%) MCITP
3 6 (7.06%) MCSA
3 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) PhD
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (7.06%) GAMP
1 6 (7.06%) GCP
1 6 (7.06%) GMP
1 6 (7.06%) ISO 9000
2 5 (5.88%) JTAG
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.88%) KVM
5 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.88%) Puppet
3 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) NetApp
2 6 (7.06%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.88%) Sun
3 5 (5.88%) HP
3 5 (5.88%) Hitachi
4 3 (3.53%) BT
4 3 (3.53%) Perforce
5 1 (1.18%) Symantec
5 1 (1.18%) Isilon
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