The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 107 110 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 24 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 0.82% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 11.76% 6.69% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 13
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
204 269 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.11% 12.32% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 165 216 179
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 18 £52,500 -3.66% 3
Peterborough - 6 £50,000 - 1
Ely -3 1 £40,000 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 31 (75.61%) C
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 16 (39.02%) Degree
4 14 (34.15%) Embedded C
5 11 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
6 10 (24.39%) Electronics
6 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.95%) Linux
7 9 (21.95%) Python
7 9 (21.95%) C#
8 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
9 7 (17.07%) Assembly Language
9 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
9 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
10 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
10 6 (14.63%) Physics
10 6 (14.63%) PhD
10 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Wireless
11 5 (12.20%) Digital Signal Processing
11 5 (12.20%) Signal Processing
11 5 (12.20%) Low Latency
12 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
12 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
12 4 (9.76%) OO

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Simulink
2 1 (2.44%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
1 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.63%) Wireless
2 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.44%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (2.44%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (24.39%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Firmware Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) Firmware Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) C++ Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Embedded Developer
7 6 (14.63%) C Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Embedded C Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (7.32%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (7.32%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 3 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) HEVC
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
1 11 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
3 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.63%) Physics
4 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.32%) CCTV
5 3 (7.32%) STB
5 3 (7.32%) VHDL
6 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.88%) Smart Energy
7 1 (2.44%) ASIC
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.44%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.20%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (12.20%) Low Latency
2 5 (12.20%) Signal Processing
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) OO
4 3 (7.32%) Code Optimisation
4 3 (7.32%) Image Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Prototyping
5 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
5 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Business Development
6 1 (2.44%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) C
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 14 (34.15%) Embedded C
4 9 (21.95%) C#
4 9 (21.95%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) Assembly Language
6 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.44%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Altera
2 1 (2.44%) Panasonic
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