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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 98 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 3 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 1.29% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 4.29% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 31
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
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
412 443 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.76% 30.10% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 342 366 469
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux 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 Embedded Linux.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 12 (75.00%) C++
4 10 (62.50%) C
5 9 (56.25%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (43.75%) Firmware
6 7 (43.75%) C#
6 7 (43.75%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) Open Source
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (25.00%) logstash
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) Kibana
8 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) CentOS
8 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (25.00%) nginx
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud

Embedded Linux
Top Related 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Wireless
2 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) LDAP
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (18.75%) MQTT
4 3 (18.75%) ZigBee
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) WPA
6 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (6.25%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (12.50%) Buildbot
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Graduate
4 6 (37.50%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Administrator
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (18.75%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) ELK Stack
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) LAMP
1 4 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XMPP
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Flex
3 2 (12.50%) Qt
4 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) CentOS
2 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) C
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Firmware
2 4 (25.00%) NFS
2 4 (25.00%) Samba
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Kibana
1 4 (25.00%) logstash
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (25.00%) Sun
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft