Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 64 96
Rank change year-on-year +30 +32 -42
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 270 93 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.82% 4.11% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.63% 18.98% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 240 131 51
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £37,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £78,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -

Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 605 490 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.77% 21.64% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 508 417 448
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.74%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Wireless in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 163 (60.37%) C
2 147 (54.44%) Python
3 136 (50.37%) Software Engineering
4 134 (49.63%) Degree
5 124 (45.93%) Linux
6 91 (33.70%) C++
7 70 (25.93%) Embedded C
8 65 (24.07%) Telecoms
9 60 (22.22%) Bluetooth
10 54 (20.00%) Perl
11 53 (19.63%) Wi-Fi
12 51 (18.89%) Electronics
13 50 (18.52%) Firmware
14 48 (17.78%) Mathematics
15 38 (14.07%) Windows
16 37 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
17 35 (12.96%) Multithreading
18 32 (11.85%) MATLAB
18 32 (11.85%) Multithreaded Programming
19 31 (11.48%) Test Automation
20 30 (11.11%) Test Scripting
21 28 (10.37%) Computer Science
21 28 (10.37%) Signal Processing
21 28 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
22 26 (9.63%) Git (software)
23 25 (9.26%) Android
24 24 (8.89%) Jenkins
24 24 (8.89%) Mentoring
25 23 (8.52%) Embedded Linux
26 21 (7.78%) Perforce

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.11%) IaaS
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.11%) Office 365
1 3 (1.11%) PaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 53 (19.63%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (7.04%) WLAN
4 11 (4.07%) 4G
5 10 (3.70%) 3G
5 10 (3.70%) OpenVPN
6 9 (3.33%) Internet
7 8 (2.96%) Firewall
8 5 (1.85%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (1.11%) BGP
9 3 (1.11%) LAN
9 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.11%) WAN
10 1 (0.37%) 5G
10 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.37%) LTE
10 1 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (9.63%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.48%) Hudson
4 2 (0.74%) JIRA
4 2 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 51 (18.89%) Electronics
3 5 (1.85%) Retail
4 3 (1.11%) Finance
4 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (42.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 105 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 56 (20.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 45 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 45 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 44 (16.30%) C Software Engineer
6 35 (12.96%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (12.22%) Linux Engineer
8 32 (11.85%) Systems Engineer
9 27 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
10 25 (9.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Team Leader
12 23 (8.52%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 23 (8.52%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.70%) Yocto
2 2 (0.74%) AngularJS
2 2 (0.74%) CSS
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) Node.js
2 2 (0.74%) RESTful
2 2 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.37%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.30%) Algorithms
4 15 (5.56%) Verilog
5 12 (4.44%) Device Driver
6 8 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.96%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.59%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.11%) Smart Energy
11 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.74%) Smart City
12 1 (0.37%) CCTV
12 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.37%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.37%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 124 (45.93%) Linux
2 38 (14.07%) Windows
3 25 (9.26%) Android
4 23 (8.52%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (50.37%) Software Engineering
2 48 (17.78%) Mathematics
3 35 (12.96%) Multithreading
4 32 (11.85%) Multithreaded Programming
5 31 (11.48%) Test Automation
6 30 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 28 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (10.37%) Signal Processing
8 24 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 20 (7.41%) Project Management
10 18 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
11 17 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.93%) Coaching
12 16 (5.93%) Data Acquisition
13 14 (5.19%) Configuration Management
14 12 (4.44%) DevOps
14 12 (4.44%) Scrum
15 11 (4.07%) Device Driver Development
15 11 (4.07%) Digital Signal Processing
15 11 (4.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 163 (60.37%) C
2 147 (54.44%) Python
3 91 (33.70%) C++
4 70 (25.93%) Embedded C
5 54 (20.00%) Perl
6 32 (11.85%) MATLAB
7 19 (7.04%) Java
8 17 (6.30%) Embedded C++
9 13 (4.81%) Assembly Language
9 13 (4.81%) JavaScript
10 11 (4.07%) PHP
11 5 (1.85%) SQL
12 4 (1.48%) Groovy
13 3 (1.11%) Tcl
13 3 (1.11%) VC++
14 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 134 (49.63%) Degree
2 12 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.85%) CCNP
4 5 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) JTAG
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 50 (18.52%) Firmware
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) iptables
Vendors
1 21 (7.78%) Perforce
2 10 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 8 (2.96%) Cisco
4 5 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.85%) F5
4 5 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (0.37%) NEC