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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 110 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.074% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 1.39% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
440 503 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.59% 34.33% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 375 435 495
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) C
4 7 (63.64%) C++
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Electronics
7 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
9 1 (9.09%) STB
9 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (9.09%) STL
9 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
9 1 (9.09%) 802.15
9 1 (9.09%) DTV
9 1 (9.09%) Android
9 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
9 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 1 (9.09%) Wind River
9 1 (9.09%) Qt
9 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (9.09%) QA
9 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
9 1 (9.09%) Power Management
9 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
9 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 802.15
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Embedded Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded C Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior C Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Embedded C Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 1 (9.09%) Qt
1 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Power Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Wind River
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Posted: 6 days ago