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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 91 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 15 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 1.04% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.91% 3.05% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 13
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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
384 623 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.29% 34.01% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 339 506 520
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) C
3 14 (50.00%) C++
4 13 (46.43%) Device Driver
5 8 (28.57%) GCC
5 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) Electronics
6 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Android
7 6 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (17.86%) Android Development
8 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (17.86%) Wind River
8 5 (17.86%) Open Source
8 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
8 5 (17.86%) EMC
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) VHDL
8 5 (17.86%) Verilog
9 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (10.71%) Lauterbach
10 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
10 3 (10.71%) JTAG
10 3 (10.71%) Telecoms

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.57%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) GCC
General
1 7 (25.00%) Electronics
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Hardware Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JNI
2 1 (3.57%) Qt
2 1 (3.57%) QML
2 1 (3.57%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Device Driver
2 6 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (17.86%) VHDL
3 5 (17.86%) Verilog
3 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (7.14%) IPTV
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) STB
5 1 (3.57%) Blog
5 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.57%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.57%) MPEG
5 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) Android Development
3 3 (10.71%) SDLC
3 3 (10.71%) UML
3 3 (10.71%) Code Coverage
3 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C
2 14 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) JTAG
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) iptables
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) EMC
1 5 (17.86%) Wind River
2 3 (10.71%) Lauterbach
3 1 (3.57%) QNX
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Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago