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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 95 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 11 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.98% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.36% 3.01% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
466 598 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.07% 32.50% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 394 490 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) C
3 16 (51.61%) C++
3 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
4 14 (45.16%) Device Driver
5 11 (35.48%) Android
6 9 (29.03%) Wireless
6 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
6 9 (29.03%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) Perl
7 7 (22.58%) Electronics
8 6 (19.35%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) Python
9 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (16.13%) ZigBee
9 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
9 5 (16.13%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
10 4 (12.90%) Time Management
10 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
10 4 (12.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (12.90%) VHDL
10 4 (12.90%) Verilog
10 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++
10 4 (12.90%) EMC
10 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
11 3 (9.68%) Bluetooth
11 3 (9.68%) Objective-C

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Wireless
2 5 (16.13%) ZigBee
3 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
4 3 (9.68%) Bluetooth
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) 802.15
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) IGMP
6 1 (3.23%) RTSP
6 1 (3.23%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) GCC
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Electronics
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) Qt
1 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
1 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
1 1 (3.23%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Device Driver
2 5 (16.13%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
3 4 (12.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (12.90%) VHDL
3 4 (12.90%) Verilog
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.23%) MPEG
6 1 (3.23%) Streaming Video
6 1 (3.23%) Physics
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Android
3 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Tizen
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Android Development
3 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C
2 16 (51.61%) C++
3 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 6 (19.35%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) Python
7 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++
8 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.23%) Tcl
9 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) EMC
2 2 (6.45%) Wind River
3 1 (3.23%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) QNX
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