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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 98 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 12 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 1.59% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 4.54% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
527 529 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.63% 35.13% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 445 438 603
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £64,500
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 4 March 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (80.85%) C
3 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
4 20 (42.55%) Python
5 19 (40.43%) Device Driver
6 18 (38.30%) C++
7 17 (36.17%) Java
8 16 (34.04%) Embedded C
9 15 (31.91%) Smart Meter
10 14 (29.79%) Android
10 14 (29.79%) Degree
11 12 (25.53%) Wireless
12 10 (21.28%) Perl
12 10 (21.28%) ZigBee
13 8 (17.02%) GCC
13 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
14 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
14 7 (14.89%) 802.15
14 7 (14.89%) C#
15 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
16 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++
16 5 (10.64%) Windows
16 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
16 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
16 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
16 5 (10.64%) Time Management
17 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
17 4 (8.51%) Automotive
18 3 (6.38%) Electronics

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Wireless
2 10 (21.28%) ZigBee
3 7 (14.89%) 802.15
4 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
5 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.38%) Bluetooth
8 1 (2.13%) IGMP
8 1 (2.13%) RTSP
8 1 (2.13%) 2G
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) 3G
8 1 (2.13%) HTTP
8 1 (2.13%) NFC
8 1 (2.13%) LTE
8 1 (2.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) GCC
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.51%) Automotive
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineer
2 21 (44.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Software Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Development Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Software Development Team Leader
6 5 (10.64%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C++ Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Field Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Flash
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) GTK+
2 1 (2.13%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Device Driver
2 15 (31.91%) Smart Meter
3 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
4 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.38%) Open Source
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.13%) Physics
7 1 (2.13%) MPEG
7 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Android
3 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Tizen
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.64%) Time Management
3 3 (6.38%) Android Development
4 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Product Management
5 1 (2.13%) High Availability
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C
2 20 (42.55%) Python
3 18 (38.30%) C++
4 17 (36.17%) Java
5 16 (34.04%) Embedded C
6 10 (21.28%) Perl
7 7 (14.89%) C#
8 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++
8 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.26%) Tcl
10 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Wind River
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
2 1 (2.13%) Sun
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: up to £60k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago