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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 120 115 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 21 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 1.00% 3.06%
As % of the System Software category 8.26% 7.47% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 71
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,937
% change year-on-year
- +2.72%
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
218 281 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.56% 13.34% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 180 218 195
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £29,143
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -4 15 £50,000 +3.09% 9
Peterborough - 1 £50,000 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 24 (77.42%) C
2 23 (74.19%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Degree
5 10 (32.26%) Python
6 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
7 8 (25.81%) Embedded C
8 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) Mac OS X
9 6 (19.35%) C#
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
10 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Xen
10 4 (12.90%) Java
10 4 (12.90%) Electronics
10 4 (12.90%) VMware
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.90%) Fuzz Testing
10 4 (12.90%) LXC
10 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (12.90%) Threat Modelling
10 4 (12.90%) FIPS 140-2
10 4 (12.90%) Secure Coding
10 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
10 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.90%) Use Case

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 2 (6.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
1 4 (12.90%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Firmware Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C++ Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Development Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) C Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HEVC
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.68%) CCTV
3 3 (9.68%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.68%) STB
3 3 (9.68%) VHDL
4 2 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Smart Energy
5 1 (3.23%) ASIC
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Mac OS X
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) Fuzz Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Secure Coding
2 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
2 4 (12.90%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (12.90%) Use Case
2 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (9.68%) Image Processing
3 3 (9.68%) Signal Processing
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) Product Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C
2 23 (74.19%) C++
3 10 (32.26%) Python
4 8 (25.81%) Embedded C
5 6 (19.35%) C#
6 4 (12.90%) Java
7 3 (9.68%) Assembly Language
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++
7 3 (9.68%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) LXC
1 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Altera
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