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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 114 121 150
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 0.76% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.06% 1.84% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,646 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
970 922 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 39.87% 41.42% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 707 762 1011
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +8 20 £45,000 +9.09% 9
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 35 (81.40%) Software Engineering
2 33 (76.74%) C
3 24 (55.81%) Degree
4 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
5 17 (39.53%) C++
6 15 (34.88%) Python
6 15 (34.88%) Device Driver
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
8 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
8 12 (27.91%) Electronics
8 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.58%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
10 10 (23.26%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) IPTV
12 8 (18.60%) Physics
12 8 (18.60%) Refactoring
12 8 (18.60%) MATLAB
12 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
12 8 (18.60%) Embedded C
13 7 (16.28%) VPN
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) UNIX
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
13 7 (16.28%) Migration
13 7 (16.28%) Firewall
13 7 (16.28%) Network Management
14 6 (13.95%) CloudStack
14 6 (13.95%) Requirements Engineering
14 6 (13.95%) OpenStack

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (13.95%) OpenStack
1 6 (13.95%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
2 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.28%) VPN
3 7 (16.28%) Firewall
4 5 (11.63%) HTTP
4 5 (11.63%) RTSP
4 5 (11.63%) IGMP
5 4 (9.30%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 4 (9.30%) SAN
5 4 (9.30%) Internet
6 1 (2.33%) GPRS
6 1 (2.33%) GSM
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
General
1 12 (27.91%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Military
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Software Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Server Support
9 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Field Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Flash
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
2 15 (34.88%) Device Driver
3 11 (25.58%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
5 9 (20.93%) IPTV
6 8 (18.60%) Physics
7 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
7 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
7 6 (13.95%) PKI
8 5 (11.63%) Streaming Video
8 5 (11.63%) MPEG
9 3 (6.98%) DTV
9 3 (6.98%) STB
9 3 (6.98%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (2.33%) ASIC
10 1 (2.33%) VHDL
10 1 (2.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Software Engineering
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) Refactoring
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Network Management
6 6 (13.95%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.95%) Information Security
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.30%) Product Management
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) User Stories
7 4 (9.30%) Line Management
8 3 (6.98%) Coaching
9 2 (4.65%) DevOps
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
10 1 (2.33%) OO
10 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C
2 17 (39.53%) C++
3 15 (34.88%) Python
4 8 (18.60%) Embedded C
4 8 (18.60%) MATLAB
5 6 (13.95%) Embedded C++
5 6 (13.95%) Java
5 6 (13.95%) C#
6 4 (9.30%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) Assembly Language
7 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) PhD
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) ISO 9000
2 5 (11.63%) JTAG
3 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) KVM
3 1 (2.33%) NFS
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) NetApp
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.98%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) HP
3 3 (6.98%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) Isilon
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £32k DoE + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £32k DoE + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge - West
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Excellent Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago