The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 104 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 4 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.89% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 2.75% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Linux
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
518 581 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.86% 32.39% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 454 497 658
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (86.11%) C
3 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) C++
5 15 (41.67%) Device Driver
6 14 (38.89%) Java
7 13 (36.11%) Python
7 13 (36.11%) Embedded C
7 13 (36.11%) Android
8 12 (33.33%) Smart Meter
9 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 11 (30.56%) Wireless
10 10 (27.78%) Perl
11 8 (22.22%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) ZigBee
12 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (16.67%) Time Management
12 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
12 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
13 5 (13.89%) Data Structures
13 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
13 5 (13.89%) 802.15
14 4 (11.11%) Embedded C++
14 4 (11.11%) Electronics
14 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
14 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
15 3 (8.33%) Open Source
15 3 (8.33%) GCC
15 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
15 3 (8.33%) Automotive

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Wireless
2 8 (22.22%) ZigBee
3 5 (13.89%) 802.15
3 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.78%) IGMP
6 1 (2.78%) RTSP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) GCC
2 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 18 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Development Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
2 7 (19.44%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (19.44%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Flash
2 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Device Driver
2 12 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.89%) Data Structures
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (2.78%) MPEG
7 1 (2.78%) Physics
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.78%) VHDL
7 1 (2.78%) Verilog
7 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Android
3 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Tizen
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C
2 16 (44.44%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) Java
4 13 (36.11%) Python
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C
5 10 (27.78%) Perl
6 8 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) Embedded C++
7 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.56%) Tcl
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) iptables
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Sun
1 1 (2.78%) EMC
1 1 (2.78%) Wind River
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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