The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 127 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.70% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 2.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -32.98%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Embedded Linux
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
514 510 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.10% 32.34% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 430 468 358
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Bristol region.

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Bristol

Embedded Linux
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Embedded Linux 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 Embedded Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Embedded Linux 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 Embedded Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux