The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 103 105 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 26 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.14% 1.37% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 11.02% 13.00% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 7
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
236 223 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.34% 10.53% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 183 170 164
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 System Software 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +14 26 £48,750 -7.14% 14
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 29 (65.91%) C
2 28 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 28 (63.64%) Degree
3 17 (38.64%) C++
4 16 (36.36%) Electronics
5 14 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 13 (29.55%) Manufacturing
7 12 (27.27%) C#
7 12 (27.27%) Python
7 12 (27.27%) Algorithms
8 11 (25.00%) Linux
9 10 (22.73%) Physics
9 10 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (18.18%) Military
10 8 (18.18%) Java
10 8 (18.18%) MATLAB
11 7 (15.91%) Windows
11 7 (15.91%) Wireless
12 6 (13.64%) Device Driver
12 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
12 6 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
13 5 (11.36%) Assembly Language
13 5 (11.36%) SQL
13 5 (11.36%) Scrum
14 4 (9.09%) Information Security
14 4 (9.09%) Verilog

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) CloudStack
1 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Wireless
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 2 (4.55%) 802.15
4 2 (4.55%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) LabVIEW
1 2 (4.55%) GCC
2 1 (2.27%) GDB
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (36.36%) Electronics
2 13 (29.55%) Manufacturing
3 8 (18.18%) Military
4 3 (6.82%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Graduate
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) C Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 10 (22.73%) Physics
3 10 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (13.64%) Device Driver
4 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (9.09%) Verilog
5 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.09%) PKI
5 4 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 4 (9.09%) User Experience
6 3 (6.82%) Telematics
6 3 (6.82%) Chemistry
6 3 (6.82%) IPTV
6 3 (6.82%) VHDL
7 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Android
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 4 (9.09%) Information Security
4 4 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (9.09%) Android Development
4 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.82%) Line Management
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) User Stories
5 3 (6.82%) Network Management
5 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
5 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
6 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) C
2 17 (38.64%) C++
3 12 (27.27%) C#
3 12 (27.27%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) Java
4 8 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
6 5 (11.36%) Assembly Language
6 5 (11.36%) SQL
7 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
8 3 (6.82%) VBA
8 3 (6.82%) Perl
8 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PhD
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.27%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, share options, healthcare
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + pension, shares, healthcare
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